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 2017

© AU-IBAR/ Donald Rugira Kugonza. Inyambo cattle.© AU-IBAR/ Donald Rugira Kugonza. Inyambo cattle. JULY - Inyambo Cattle
  
Mopane Worms. Source: http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-tips/why-mopane-worm-considered-true-delicacy-rural-africa/64148Mopane Worms. Source: http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-tips/why-mopane-worm-considered-true-delicacy-rural-africa/64148JUNE - Mopane Worms
  
© 2017 AU-IBAR. Domestic Guinea fowls reared in a semi-free production system in Mali.© 2017 AU-IBAR. Domestic Guinea fowls reared in a semi-free production system in Mali.MAY - Guinea Fowls "Numida meleagris"
  
Sawfish "Pristis pristis". Source: http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/3277Sawfish "Pristis pristis". Source: http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/3277APRIL - Sawfish (Pristis pristis)
  
   The dromedaries (Camelus dromedarius).The dromedaries (Camelus dromedarius). MARCH - Dromedary Camel (Camelus Dromedarius)
  
The Giant Tiger Shrimp. SOURCE: FAO Species Fact Sheets Penaeus monodon (Fabricius, 1798)The Giant Tiger Shrimp. SOURCE: FAO Species Fact Sheets Penaeus monodon (Fabricius, 1798) FEBRUARY - The Tiger Shrimp
  
The Nile crocodile. (Photo credit: Tony Mackrill, National Geographic).The Nile crocodile. (Photo credit: Tony Mackrill, National Geographic).  JANUARY - Nile Crocodile “Crocodylus niloticus”

 


2016

  Sabi sheep at Matopos Research Institute (Photo: Matopos Research Institute)Sabi sheep at Matopos Research Institute (Photo: Matopos Research Institute)DECEMBER - The Sabi sheep
  
  Parachanna obscura. Source: www.fishfoodonline.orgParachanna obscura. Source: www.fishfoodonline.orgNOVEMBER - Obscure Snakehead Fish (Parachanna Obscura)
  
20170209 1066 01OCTOBER - The Lagunaire
  
20161207 1048 01SEPTEMBER - The Sperm Whale (Physeter microcephalus)
  
Snails (Achatinoidea). Source: www. snail-world.comSnails (Achatinoidea). Source: www. snail-world.comAUGUST - Snails (Achatinoidea)
  
Source: www.nation.co.ke . Mulberry Silk Worm (Bombyx Mori)Source: www.nation.co.ke . Mulberry Silk Worm (Bombyx Mori)JULY - Mulberry Silk Worm (Bombyx Mori)
  
Source: Anonymous. Grasscutter.Source: Anonymous. Grasscutter.JUNE - Grasscutter (Thryonomys swinderianus)
  
  Source: Anonymous. Male Common eland.Source: Anonymous. Male Common eland. MAY - Common Eland
  
  Dagaa fish with characteristic nacreaous sheen (source: www.manyandahealthy.com)Dagaa fish with characteristic nacreaous sheen (source: www.manyandahealthy.com)APRIL - The Silver Fish, Rastrineobola argetea
  
  Source : animals.sandiagozoo.org.The Goliath Frog (Conraua goliath, Boulenger, 1906)Source : animals.sandiagozoo.org.The Goliath Frog (Conraua goliath, Boulenger, 1906)MARCH - The Goliath Frog
  
© Author Pam Gregory. Queen Bee.© Author Pam Gregory. Queen Bee.FEBRUARY - Queen Bee
  
  © 2016 AU-IBAR. Bee.© 2016 AU-IBAR. Bee.JANUARY - Bee

 


2015

  © 2015 AU-IBAR. Local African Pig.© 2015 AU-IBAR. Local African Pig.DECEMBER - Local African Pig
  
  Sources : baltlanta.lt, ictioterm.es. Round sardinella (Sardinella aurita) & Flat sardinella (Sardinella maderensis).Sources : baltlanta.lt, ictioterm.es. Round sardinella (Sardinella aurita) & Flat sardinella (Sardinella maderensis).NOVEMBER - Round sardinella (Sardinella aurita) & Flat sardinella (Sardinella maderensis)
  
Source : Centre Caprin de Maradi. Female Red Maradi goats.Source : Centre Caprin de Maradi. Female Red Maradi goats.OCTOBER - The Red Maradi Goat (Capra hircus)
  
  Source: CITEs COP (WI-PRCM, 2013). West African Manatee, Trichechus Senegalensis.Source: CITEs COP (WI-PRCM, 2013). West African Manatee, Trichechus Senegalensis.SEPTEMBER - The West African Manatee, Trichechus Senegalensis
  
© Aquariuminfo News. African Catfish.© Aquariuminfo News. African Catfish.AUGUST - African Catfish “Clarias Gariepinus
  
© Matopos Research Institute. The Tuli Cattle.© Matopos Research Institute. The Tuli Cattle.JULY - The Tuli Cattle
  
© World Fish Center. The Nile Tilapia.© World Fish Center. The Nile Tilapia.JUNE - The Nile Tilapia
  
© 2007 Agrovet Sahel/Abdou Salla. Kuri cattle.© 2007 Agrovet Sahel/Abdou Salla. Kuri cattle.MAY - Kuri cattle: Nature's gift to aqueous transhumance

 

Dromedary Camel (Camelus Dromedarius)