The alligator is one of the most feared creatures on earth. This can be a dangerous animal and there are only two known species. These include the American alligator and the Chinese alligator, but there are many alligators that are thought to be extinct. Alligators are large and the average size on of one is 790 lbs. and can grow up to be 13.1 feet in size. The alligator tattoo is symbolic of being stealth, powerful and represent hidden danger. Many people who are nature lovers enjoy getting an alligator tattoo. This tattoo is versatile, and can be executed in many different ways.