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Blue Wildebeest with Lesser Flamingos  Blue wildebeest,Connochaetes taurinus,Geotagged,Kenya,Summer Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Blue Wildebeest with Lesser Flamingos

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The blue wildebeest, also called the common wildebeest, white-bearded wildebeest or brindled gnu, is a large antelope and one of the two species of wildebeest. It is placed in the genus ''Connochaetes'' and family Bovidae and has a close taxonomic relationship with the black wildebeest. The blue wildebeest is known to have five subspecies. This broad-shouldered antelope has a muscular, front-heavy appearance, with a distinctive robust muzzle.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
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Uploaded Mar 25, 2020. Captured Feb 16, 2020 10:09 in C103, Kenya.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/6.3
  • 1/1600s
  • ISO1600
  • 270mm