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Gavialis gangeticus at the Crocodile ZOO Protivín have laid eggs

At the night of 27th and 28th March 2012 a joyful event took place at the Crocodile ZOO Protivín. The female of Gavialis gangeticus called Ganga laid fifteen eggs. Unfortunately, at that time the male called Čambal Ganeša was “sunbathing“ at the place ready for laying the eggs and thus damaged some of them. Even though, seven big (9.5 x 6.3 cm) eggs have been left over. On all of them, white stripes are apparent revealing that they are fertilized.


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