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African Buffalo

Syncerus caffer


The African buffalo, affalo, nyathi or Cape buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is a large African bovine


The African buffalo is one of the most successful grazers in Africa. It lives in swamps, floodplains as well as mopane grasslands and forests of the major mountains of Africa. Buffalo prefer habitat with dense cover such as reeds and thickets.

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Sundays River Valley Local Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Spotted on Jan 6, 2010
Submitted on Jun 4, 2011

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