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Kudu Calf - Ears of Format and Face of Adornment A Greater Kudu calf poses for a classic photograph.  With those enormous ears this species can pick up the slightest noise from far away.  <br />
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It is said that when God created the earth and all the animals on it, He was so pleased with His Kudu creation that he rubbed his thumbs from eye to eye.  Thus this classic white stripe was made between the two eyes.   Geotagged,Greater Kudu,Namibia,Tragelaphus strepsiceros,alert,calf,chevron,cute,ears,grey ghost,listen,markings,pattern,stripes Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Kudu Calf - Ears of Format and Face of Adornment

A Greater Kudu calf poses for a classic photograph. With those enormous ears this species can pick up the slightest noise from far away.

It is said that when God created the earth and all the animals on it, He was so pleased with His Kudu creation that he rubbed his thumbs from eye to eye. Thus this classic white stripe was made between the two eyes.

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  1. I just love how each of your photos has a clear meaning and story to it, thanks for sharing this. Posted 4 years ago
    1. My pleasure, and thanks for all you support and help so far. Greatly appreciated. Posted 4 years ago

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The Greater Kudu is a woodland antelope found throughout eastern and southern Africa. Despite occupying such widespread territory, they are sparsely populated in most areas, due to a declining habitat, deforestation and hunting.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Living Wild
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Uploaded Jan 10, 2015. Captured May 14, 2013 15:17 in D2874, Namibia.
  • Canon EOS REBEL T2i
  • f/7.1
  • 1/395s
  • ISO160
  • 300mm