Kruger Park: Kudu with a Red-Billed Oxpecker
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More photos in the vicinity:
Buffalo with two Fleeing Oxpeckers
Dirt Road East of Punda Maria
Elephant near Punda Maria
|Oxpeckers prance about on the backs of a wide range of mammals, adeptly combing the coat in search of ticks and flies. They are surprisingly well tolerated by most of their hosts, i.e. this kudu.
Date: Jul 09, 2007
Longitude: 31° 19.17'
Latitude: -23° 0.91'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2008-Mar-26