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Cheetahs (Acinonyx Jubatus) got a wilderbeest, Masai Mara reserve, Kenya

Cheetahs (Acinonyx Jubatus) got a wilderbeest, Masai Mara reserve, Kenya

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Uploaded 11 Jan 2012 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2012
From collection: African Biodiversity
Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The cheetah is the fastest living terrestrial animal in the world. Historically present across Africa and Asia, the cheetah has experienced major contractions in range and population size, threatening the survival of the species. It is now present in less than 1/10th of its historical range in eastern Africa, and just 1/5th in southern Africa, and has all but disappeared from Asia (other than an isolated pocket in Iran). Southern and eastern Africa both hold globally significant populations, ...
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