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The Little 5

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Unread post by gwendolen » Sun Nov 12, 2006 3:52 pm


Any pictures of the other little 5 members?

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Unread post by Wild about cats » Thu Nov 16, 2006 6:18 pm

Rhino beetle (beautiful!!!!)
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Unread post by restio » Thu Mar 20, 2008 6:42 pm

I've seen the Little Five:

- buffalo weaver
- leopard tortoise
- ant lion
- elephant shrew
- rhino beetle

My favourite is the little shrew, and I haven't seen one since I was child.
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The Little 5

Unread post by Batmad » Wed Feb 18, 2009 6:47 pm

Havent seen this thread anywhere on this forum so here it is....

Little 5-

1-Elephent shrew
2-Leopard tortoise
3-Ant lion
4-Buffalo weaver
5-Rhino Beetle

Any info welcome! :D
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Re: The Little 5

Unread post by Radman » Thu May 17, 2012 3:09 pm

Her is my list

1-Elephent shrew Only one I haven't seen yet
2-Leopard tortoise
3-Ant lion
4-Buffalo weaver
5-Rhino Beetle

I always try and find them when Im some where in the bush.
So anyone out there that have seen them all and have proof :cam:
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