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buffalo

1. water buffalo—see bubalus bubalis. Called also carabao, Indian buffalo, arna, European domestic buffalo.
2. Dwarf or Asiatic buffalo—see anoa.
3. South African buffalo—syncerus caffer.
4. American buffalo; is really a bison—see bisonbison.
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Rhipicephalus appendiculatus is a three-host tick and its preferred hosts include cattle, Cape buffalo, eland, waterbuck and various tragelaphine antelope (Norval et al.
Rhino and cape buffalo hunters have the same kinda dream.
Across from us sat farmers from southern Zimbabwe who had joined with their neighbors to set up the Bubiana Conservancy, a wildlife cooperative dedicated to the private management of animals ranging from rhino to elephant to cape buffalo.
South of Victoria Falls, Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe's largest, gives tourists a glimpse of almost every vivid creature found on the continent: there are zebras, baboons, elephants, lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyenas, giraffes, hippos and Cape buffalo (the most dangerous animal in Zimbabwe).
In the case of African herbivores, aerial surveys will not record animals in closed-canopy woods or acacia scrub, and the sector survey method of lines of workers beating the bush to flush out every animal is too dangerous amidst rhinos, lions, elephants, Cape buffalo, and poisonous snakes.
A Cape buffalo wandered alone to the water hole, and she quickly brought it down.
Most of them think of either American buffalo (a misnomer for bison), or cape buffalo.
Beautiful, shy impala are as ubiquitous as pigeons are in New York, and I saw hundreds of cape buffalo, zebra and giraffe daily.
Merge Interactive also has a number of exciting features and content updates planned as we move through the Fall and into the New Year, including the Cape Buffalo Adventure Update, which features 3 new environments, 60 new hunting scenarios, 3 new bonus games, pass-to-play multiplayer, new Game Center Leaderboards, and the ability to view your arcade Trophy Club, Hunting Party, and Tournament scores right from inside the game," continued Pierce.
In 2006, G&A publisher Mike Schoby was on a hunt in Zimbabwe for Cape buffalo when a soft bullet was shredded after passing the shoulder.
To further the point, I shared a camp with a rifle hunter who shot his Cape Buffalo seven times (that is three reloads) at 20 yards with a .
We can't all go to Africa and hunt Cape buffalo, but most of us can afford to buy a rifle, work with it, and dream.