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Giraffe Giraffe are very curious animals and they would always stare at our vehicle as we passed by Botswana,Geotagged,Giraffa camelopardalis,Giraffe,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Giraffe

Giraffe are very curious animals and they would always stare at our vehicle as we passed by

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The giraffe is an African even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Its specific name refers to its camel-like face and patches of color on a light background, which bear a vague resemblance to a leopard's spots. The giraffe is also noted for its extremely long neck and legs and prominent horns. It stands 5–6 m tall and has an average weight of 1,200 kg for males and 830 kg for females. It is classified under the family Giraffidae, along with.. more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
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Uploaded Aug 11, 2017. Captured Aug 4, 2017 03:29 in Unnamed Road, Botswana.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/5.6
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO360
  • 155mm