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The Indian boar , also known as the Andamanese pig or Moupin pig is a subspecies of wild boar native to India, Nepal, Burma, western Thailand and Sri Lanka.

The Indian boar differs from its European counterpart by its larger, more sharply featured and straighter skull, its smaller, sharper ears and overall lighter build. It is taller and more sparsely haired than the European form, though its back bristles are much more developed. The tail is also more tufted, and the cheeks hairier... more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
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Uploaded Feb 1, 2015. Captured Jul 17, 2013 06:27 in Udaniwasa Mawatha, Kataragama, Sri Lanka.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/500s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm