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Jaguar  Geotagged,Jaguar,Panthera onca,South Africa,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. omg Claire, this is one of your finest works of art yet! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy! Posted 4 years ago
  2. Wow, Fantastic shot Clarie...! Where did you capture this one ? Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thanks, it was here at a sanctuary in South Africa. Quite pleased with this one as it was through a wire fence, not easy! Posted 4 years ago
      1. Yes, i guessed the blur things on snap must be wires, Its very difficult to focus the subject in such cases. Great capture. Posted 4 years ago

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The jaguar is a big cat, a feline in the ''Panthera'' genus, and is the only ''Panthera'' species found in the Americas. The jaguar is the third-largest feline after the tiger and the lion, and the largest in the Western Hemisphere. The jaguar's present range extends from Southern United States and Mexico across much of Central America and south to Paraguay and northern Argentina. Apart from a known and possibly breeding population in Arizona , the cat has largely been extirpated from the United.. more

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Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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By Claire Hamilton

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Uploaded Feb 28, 2014. Captured Feb 26, 2014 13:15 in 85559 N2, South Africa.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/83s
  • ISO500
  • 320mm