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Warthog

The Warthog, Wart-hog, Common Warthog, or African Lens-Pig is a wild member of the pig family that lives in grassland, savanna, and woodland in Sub-Saharan Africa. In the past it was commonly treated as a subspecies of P. aethiopicus, but today that scientific name is restricted to the Desert Warthog of northern Kenya, Somalia, and eastern Ethiopia.

The common name comes from the four large wart-like protrusions found on the head of the warthog, which serve the purpose of defence when males fight as well as a fat reserve.


Warthog Photo Gallery

Fantastic photos and pictures of apes in their environment and habitat. Click the thumbnail to see a larger version of the ape photo.


Warthog


Tusked Warthog


Wallowing Warthog


Warthogs Drinking From Pond


Warthog on Prairie


Pair of Warthogs


Warthog with Tusks


Warthog with Big Tusks


Resting Warthog


Warthog in Sand


Warthog Near Grass


Pumba


Drinking Warthog


Warthog Face

 

Warthog Gifts


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