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Wildebeest

wildebeest

(Science: zoology) The gnu.

Origin: D. Wild wild _ beeste beast.


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Re: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?

... like with all things in the nature, nothing is simple and there are surely many other aspects that also affect the final outcome. Quite clearly, wildebeest living in herds of thousands of animals cannot have that much bigger social cortices in their brains that, say, lions do. I will see if I ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 13, 2011 9:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?
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fastest animal

... I found the following and thought that you might find it interesting anyway :) Animal Speed (miles per hour) Cheetah - 70 Pronghorn Antelope - 61 Wildebeest - 50 Lion - 50 Thomson's Gazelle - 50 Quarterhorse - 47.5 Elk - 45 Cape Hunting Dog - 45 Coyote - 43 Gray Fox - 42 Hyena - 40 Zebra - 40 ...

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by orbit
Tue May 08, 2007 1:43 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: fastest animal
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