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Alcelaphus buselaphus lelwel

Alcelaphus buselaphus lelwel
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Copyright: Ferran J Lloret (ferranjlloret) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 791 W: 53 N: 2113] (10340)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-07
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Canon EOS 40 D, Canon EF 100-400 mm F4.5-5.6L IS USM
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/640 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Mammals of Africa [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2008-11-24 11:10
Viewed: 6824
Points: 4
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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).

Information source

IUCN Red List

Personal Wev

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

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