Rock hyrax (Procavia capensis)

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Rock hyrax - also called rock badger or cape hyrax -

Maasai Mara - Kenya

I've never seen them before and I was surprised to read, that they're related to Elephants and Sirenias (see cows).

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Sanjay Ojha

Sanjay Ojha 2014-10-17T01:40:21+0000

Yes, I have also seen in some documentary they are related to elephant. Very smart and social animal. Nice capture

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Ralph Patzel

Ralph Patzel 2014-10-17T02:19:50+0000

Yes, I've learned that they're social. Sitting in trees and pee on my shoulder question

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Model Canon EOS 7D

Focal Length 400mm

Shutter Speed 1/640

Aperture F5.6

ISO 320

Taken At Mon, Feb 13, 2012 10:14 PM

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