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Okapia johnstoni


A large horse like creature, actually a member of the giraffe family. Has a long tongue just like it's cousin. It's back legs are like that of a zebra's. It's burgundy color is remarkable.


One of my favorite animals... Such a fine specimen

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Brookfield, Illinois, USA

Spotted on Aug 8, 2012
Submitted on Nov 11, 2012

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