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Acinonyx jubatus


Swaybacked with a 'wasp waist' long, relatively thin limbs. Dog-like feet with blunt unsheathed claws. Head rounded and small with a short muzzle: unique 'tear stain' below each eye.


Shrub on the edge of open savanna near to a small river.


Notes from Collins Field Guide African Willdlife

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 2 years ago

The most elegant cats.

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Nakuru County, Kenya

Spotted on Sep 17, 2019
Submitted on Jun 13, 2021

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