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Persian Wild Ass

Persian Wild Ass
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Copyright: mehrdad tadjdini (mehrdad-t) (160)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-06-02
Categories: Mammals
Exposure: f/4.3, 1/500 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-05-29 5:51
Viewed: 5677
Points: 4
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Persian Wild Ass (known also as Onager)lives only in Iran and is classified in the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Mammalia, order Perissodactyla, family Equidae.
It is generally similar to domesticated donkey but a little larger in size and with a fleet yellow-brown coat but the sides, underparts and back of the body are white. Ears are shorter than a donkey and it has a black mane which is visible on the neck and a dark brown spinal band stretching up to the tail. Males are larger. Weighting approximately 250 Kilograms. Length is 2 meters it stands about 1.5 meters high at the shoulder.

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very very nice, in Israel they were reintroduced successfuly in nature. TFS Ori

Great capture and affection with asses. Bet this would be great in Bk n white also.

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