Herman Kuleta
Herman Kuleta voted up LJ Bee's answer
Yes. Crocodilian (the family which includes Alligators, Caiman, Crocodiles and Gharials) that live today are direct descendants of the crocodilian which were dinosaurs, therefore considered to be the living dinosaurs. They have changed only minutely to this day, mostly just in size.
The largest is a prehistoric (dinosaur era) crocodilian. The smaller … Read more