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Olive baboon

Papio anubis

Description:

The olive baboon lives in groups of 15–150, made up of a few males, many females, and their young. Each baboon has a social ranking somewhere in the group, depending on its dominance. Grooming one another is a frequent social activity which helps eliminate pesky insects

Habitat:

Kruger National Park

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Maria dB
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Maria dB

Ba-Phalaborwa Local Municipality, Limpopo, South Africa

Spotted on Jun 28, 2009
Submitted on Aug 9, 2013

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