The Nile crocodile has a somewhat deserved reputation as a vicious man-eater. The proximity of much of its habitat to people means run-ins are frequent. And its virtually indiscriminate diet means a villager washing clothes by a riverbank might look just as tasty as a migrating wildebeest. Firm numbers are sketchy,
Weight: 500lbs (225kg)Edit
Average life span in the wild: 45 yearsEdit
estimates are that up to 200 people may die each year in the jaws of a Nile croc.