Alcelaphus buselaphus lelwel
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|Lelwel Hartebeest to the sunrise|
The Lelwel Hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus lelwel) is an antelope native to Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.
The Lelwel Hartebeest can hybridize with Coke's Hartebeest to make the Kenya Highland Hartebeest (A. b. lelwel × cokii), or with Swayne's Hartebeest to make the Neumann Hartebeest (A. b. lelwel × swaynei).
IUCN Red List
This photo is taken in the Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda. Cropped format.
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What a strange looking animal that I am unfamiliar with. It is an interesting photo with all but the head and cool horns behind a screen of grass. The eye contact is great.
Evelynn ; )
beautiful pic! TFS Ori