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Aardvark catching ants night South Africa ; After updated ant tunnel there sucks violently several times, the snout tightly glued ... (Before catching its prey with its long tongue) [

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Wild animal / Mammal / Ungulate / Aardvark / Aardvark (Orycteropus afer)

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Natural Reserve

Species / Diet pattern / Insectivore (diet)

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Low Risk (IUCN) LR / Least Concern (IUCN) LC

Africa / Southern Africa / South Africa / Free State Province

Behavior / Nocturnal

Shot / Three quarter shot

Atmosphere (Ambiance) / Night

Area / Low formation / Savanna

Behavior / Animal construction / Ant-hill

Seek / Food search / Burrow (to)

Behavior / Catch


Enumeration / Alone

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Synapsida / Mammalia / Tubulidentata / Orycteropodidae / Orycteropus

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