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Desert Warthog Phacochoerus aethiopicus

Desert warthog Phacochoerus aethiopicus was until recently one of the most poorly known and neglected large non-forest mammals in Africa with almost no information available regarding behaviour or ecology. But surely a warthog is a warthog and the suggestion of a second species is just a manifestation of creative taxonomy; yet on further scrutiny it […]

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Greater Kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros

Greater Kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros is rare in Kenya and Meru is one of the few places this graceful antelope is found. Humans have also destroyed woodland cover, which they use for their habitat and the elephants are good destroyers as well.

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Lesser Kudu Tragelaphus imberbis

Lesser Kudu Tragelaphus imberbis is one of the target species for Meru. Graceful, shy and very agile.

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