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Cape Buffalo Sideview of an enormous Cape Buffalo. Creatures not to mess with. African buffalo,Artiodactyla,Buffalo,Cape Buffalo,Kruger,Mammals,Syncerus caffer Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Cape Buffalo

Sideview of an enormous Cape Buffalo. Creatures not to mess with.

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The African buffalo, affalo, nyati, Mbogo or Cape buffalo is a large African bovine. It is not closely related to the slightly larger wild Asian water buffalo, but its ancestry remains unclear. Owing to its unpredictable nature which makes it highly dangerous to humans, it has not been domesticated unlike its Asian counterpart the domestic Asian water buffalo.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by DragonC
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Uploaded Apr 29, 2011. Captured Jul 27, 2009 12:24.
  • DSLR-A100
  • f/5.6
  • 1/400s
  • ISO320
  • 210mm