Peccaries Herd Crossing River
Manu National Park is a national park and biosphere reserve in Peru. About 160 species of mammals have been reported in the park. The white-lipped peccary, tayassu pecari, is a hog-like animal found in Central and South America. Most of its range is in rainforests. It lives in herds of 20–300 individuals that on average take up about 120 km2 to fully function. This species is omnivorous, feeding mostly on fruit, and are usually found traveling great distances to obtain it. If this resource is in demand and difficult to find, peccaries will eat leaves, stems, or animal parts.
February 8th, 2016
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