Close Up of a Meerkat in South Africa
The meerkat is a small carnivoran belonging to the mongoose family. It is the only member of the genus Suricata. Meerkats live in all parts of the Kalahari Desert in Botswana, in much of the Namib Desert in Namibia and southwestern Angola, and in South Africa.
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The Tiny Wallum Sedge Frog
The tiny sedgefrog hiding in the undergrowth of plants growing in a pond. (Litoria olongburensis) – also known as the sharp-snouted reed frog. It is one of a group of frogs that depend on lowland wallum habitat. Wallum is the aboriginal name for the banksia Banksia aemula that usually dominates the sandy soils of coastal southern Queensland and New South Wales.
Lava lizard (Microlophus peruvianus) juvenile peering out of eye of dead sea lion
Lava lizard (Microlophus peruvianus) juvenile peering out of eye of dead sea lion. Paracas National Reserve, Peru. Highly commended in the Animals in their Environment Category of Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY) Competition 2018.
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