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Africa | Zebra. Kruger National Park. South Africa | ©Zeepster via flickr
Rare "king" cheetah markings. Indistinct spots and 3 streaks on its spine. So beautiful
The lesser-spotted cheetah: Rare big cat without traditional markings sighted in wild for first time in nearly 100 years (25 April 2012). Cool!
Cheetah cubs by alesimba on Flickr*
Okapi by Steve J. I'm falling in love with Okapis.
"Racing Stripes" The King Cheetah has a recessive fur pattern mutation. First discovered in Zimbabwe in 1926, this very rare animal has been seen in the wild only 6 times.
~~Kiburi ~ 11-week old cheetah cub by day1953~~