Mammals - Africaraw

Etosha National Park

Near Ngobib waterhole, the leopard (Panthera pardus) glows in the early light as he crouches deep, and passes our car, while stalking impala, the hunt was unsuccesful. Etosha National Park, Namibia.
Biology note:-They are powerful swimmers, although are not as disposed to swimming. They are very agile, and can run at over 58 km/hr, leap over 6m horizontally, and jump up to 3m vertically. They produce various vocalizations e.g.grunts, roars, growls, meows, and "sawing" sounds http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leopard).

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