Sunday, 6 December 2015

Africa From A to Z - T

This week we move on to the letter T with a variety of wildlife from Kenya, Tanzania and Mauritius. 

Starting in Kenya, we have a Thompson's Gazelle and a Topi Antelope.
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Thomson's Gazelle on the Masai Mara in Kenya
The Thomson's gazelle (Eudorcas thomsonii) is one of the best-known gazelles. It is named after explorer Joseph Thomson and is sometimes referred to as a "tommie".
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Topi Antelope on the Masai Mara, Kenya
Topis (Damaliscus lunatus jimela) are a highly social and fast antelope species of the genus Damaliscus. The species is to be found in the savannas, semi-deserts, and floodplains of sub-Saharan Africa.
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Tawny eagle in Ngorongoro crater, Tanzania.
Tawny Eagles (Aquila rapax) are medium-sized to large raptors that live in Asia and Africa. It breeds in most of Africa both north and south of the Sahara Desert and across tropical southwestern Asia to India. It is a resident breeder which lays 1–3 eggs in a stick nest in a tree, crag or on the ground. Throughout its range it favours open dry habitats, such as desert, semi-desert, steppes, or savannah, plains.
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Seychelles Tortoise in Mauritius
Seychelles Tortoises have been introduced into Mauritius to replace their own giant tortoises which had become extinct by 1840.

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