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Blue Wildebeest

Connochaetes taurinus


This guy just did not want to get out of the way! The rest of his herd even gave up on him. Poor guy.


African savanna, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

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Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

That could cost him his life. To be isolated and all alone with all those predators around in the crater!They usually have a herd mentality. But well i guess,he must be an adolescent.

Gina423 10 years ago

He was mostly just stubborn I think. He plopped down in the middle of the road when his herd was crossing and wouldn't move. We eventually went around him.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

must be tired or sick. Poor guy!

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Arusha, Tanzania

Spotted on Jun 30, 2008
Submitted on Jul 21, 2012

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