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Anteater

By Hazelmouse  
Another old one. Giant Anteater attacking a termite mound. The most amazing creatures (we saw several). As their sight is poor they come quite close provided you have the wind in the right direction.

As the mounds are like concrete the noise of the long claws raking down the surface followed by the sucking noise as termites are hoovered up is quite memorable.

Thanks for the comments on Gyzmo - a most photogenic bird.

Tags: Brazil Termite mound Giant anteater Wildlife and nature Myrmececophaga tridactyla

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cats_123 Plus
12 4.4k 25 Northern Ireland
3 Feb 2012 7:33PM
never seen them in the wild..fascinating shot

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tomcat Plus
10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2012 9:11PM
To photograph - OK

To witness -an unbelievable experienceTongue

I have many memorable moments in my mind, that were never captured on cameraSmile

Thankfully, my internal hard drive is still fully functionalWink - at the momentSmile


Adrian
banehawi Plus
11 1.3k 3346 Canada
3 Feb 2012 10:36PM
A unique image Im sure.


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jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
4 Feb 2012 2:25PM
A magnificient capture

Peter
4 Feb 2012 10:56PM
Must have been a fantastic experience. Moira
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
5 Feb 2012 5:16PM
It's priceless, what an experience to actually see one,
Geoff.

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