Hippopotamus - Queen Elizabeth, Uganda

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    13 September 2009 - Kazinga Channel, Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda.
    Hippopotamus / Nijlpaard (Hippopotamus amphibius)

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    Phylum: Chordata; Vertebrates / Gewervelden
    Class: Mammalia; Mammals / Zoogdieren
    Order: Artiodactyla; Even-toed Ungulates / Evenhoevigen
    Suborder: Cetruminantia; Ruminants, Whales and Hippos / Herkauwers, Walvissen en Nijlpaarden
    Infraorder: Cetancodonta; Whales, Dolphins, Hippos / Walvissen, Dolfijnen, Nijlpaarden
    Family: Hippopotamidae; Hippopotamuses / Nijlpaarden
    Genus: Hippopotamus; Hippopotamuses / Nijlpaarden
    Species: Hippopotamus amphibius; Hippopotamus / Nijlpaard

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