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The hippopotamus, or hippo, is a large, mostly herbivorous mammal in sub-Saharan Africa, and one of only two extant species in the family Hippopotamidae . The name comes from the ancient Greek for "river horse" . After the elephant and rhinoceros, the hippopotamus is the third-largest type of land mammal and the heaviest extant artiodactyl.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Eric_S
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Uploaded Apr 20, 2020. Captured Mar 8, 2020 02:46 in Kuku, Kenya.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/9.0
  • 1/3200s
  • ISO1250
  • 410mm