6/16/2001 -Morning River Cruise - Chobe River, Botswana, Africa

All images are 2001 by Anthony Galván III. Any use without written permission is strictly prohibited.


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African Fish Eagle - Haliaeetus vocifer

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Black-eyed Common Bulbul - Pycnonotus barbatus

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Carmine Bee-eater - Merops nubiucs

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African Darter - Anhinga rufa. Often confused with the Reed Cormorant and related to the Anhinga found in Central and South America.

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Egyptian Goose - Alopochen aegyptiacus

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Egyptian Goose - Alopochen aegyptiacus

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Trumpeter Hornbill - Ceratogymna bucinator. One very noisy fellow!

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African Jacana - Actophilornis africana. Well adapted to "walking on water."

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Pied Kingfisher - Ceryle rudis

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Little Bee-eater - Merops pusillus. They build their nest inside the river banks.

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African Buffalo - Cape Race - Syncerus caffer

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. A group of bachelor males taking it easy.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. A small herd moving towards the river.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. A trio of kids.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. The lead bachelor.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. A male telling us to stay away from the herd on the banks.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. Lead bachelor.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. Drinking up.

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African Elephant - Loxodonta africana. Baby learning to use its trunk.

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Common Hippopotamus - Hippopotamus amphibius. The River Horse. Not very friendly.

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Banded Mongoose - Mungos mungo

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Savanna Baboon - Yellow Race - Papio Cynocephalus

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Savanna Baboon - Yellow Race - Papio Cynocephalus. Thinking about those strange creaturs out on the water.

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Greater Kudu Buck - Tragelaphus strepsiceros

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Greater Kudu Does - Tragelaphus strepsiceros


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