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San Antonio Zoo Photographs - 2005

These pictures were taken at the San Antonio Zoo in San Antonio, Texas in July of 2005

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San Antonio Zoo
Entrance
Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!
Grizzly Bear
Ursus arctos horribilis
North America

"Yes, the heat is unbearable."

Asiatic Black Bear
Ursus thibetanus
Asia
North American Black Bear
Ursus americanus
United States
Fossa
Cryptoprocta ferox
Madagascar
Jaguar
Panthera onca
South America
Leopard Cat
Prionailurus bengalensis
Asia
Clouded Leopard
Neofelis nebulosa
Southern Asia
Snow Leopard
Uncia uncia
Central Asia
Sumatran Tiger
Panthera tigris sumatrae
Island of Sumatra
Bush Dog
Speothos venaticus
South America
Monkey Business
Black and White Ruffed Lemur
Varicia variegata variegata
Madagascar
Red Ruffed Lemur
Lemur variegata rubra

Madagascar
Capuchin Monkey
Cebus albifrons
South America

Pied Tamarin
Sanguinus bicolor
South America

White-handed Gibbon
Hylobates lar
Asia
Golden-Bellied Mangabey
Cercocebus galeritus

Africa
In Cold Blood
Komodo Dragon
Varanus komodoensis

Indonesia
Aruba Island Rattlesnake
Crotalus durissus unicolor
Aruba, Antillean West Indies

This snake was in the process of shedding its skin.

Cuvier’s Madagascar Swift
Oplurus cuvieri
Madagascar
Western Diamondback Rattlesnake
Crotalus atrox
Southwestern United States, Mexico
Gavial
Gavialis gangeticus

Asia
Gavial
Gavialis gangeticus

Asia

 

Alligator
Alligator mississippiensis
Southeastern United States
Bug Off!
The Butterfly House
 
 
 
 
Under the Sea
Clownfish
Dory
Rift Lake Cichlids of Africa
For the Birds
Birds of the Wetlands
Birds of the Wetlands
Caribbean Flamingo
Phoenicopterus ruber

South America, Caribbean
Caribbean Flamingo
Phoenicopterus ruber

South America, Caribbean
Caribbean Flamingo
Phoenicopterus ruber

South America, Caribbean
Hyacinth Macaw
Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
South America

This picture doesn't do it justice, but this bird was the most brilliant blue color imaginable.

Malay Great Argus Pheasant
Argusianus argus
Malay Peninsula, Borneo, Sumatra
Bald Eagle
Haliaeetus leucocephalus

North America
Sulfur-Crested Cockatoo
Cacatua galerita
Australia and New Guinea
Umbrella Cockatoo
Cacatua alba
Moluccan Islands
King Vulture
Sarcorhamphus papa

Tropical Central and South America
G'Day, Mate!
Lory Landing
Dusky Lory, Red Lory, Red-Backed Lory, Blue-Streaked Lory, Obi Island Lory, Yellow-Backed Lory, Yellow-Streaked Lory, Rainbow Lory
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Lory Landing
Double-Wattled Cassowary
Casuarius casuarius
Australia, New Guinea
Emu
Dromaius novaehollandiae
Australia
Red Kangaroo
Macropus rufus

Australia
Red Kangaroo
Macropus rufus

Australia
Out of Africa
Lilies
African Elephant
Loxodonta africana

Africa south of Sahara
Asiatic Elephant
Elephas maximus

Asia
Southern White Rhinoceros
Ceratotherium simum simum

Africa
Black Rhinoceros
Diceros bicornis

Africa

Black Rhinoceros baby born on August 15, 2004

African Lion
Panthera leo krugeri
Africa
Warthog
Phacochoerus aethiopicus

Africa
Reticulated Giraffe
Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata
Africa
Grevy's Zebra
Equus grevyi
Northern Kenya and southern and eastern Ethiopia
Speke's Gazelle
Gazelli spekei
Horn of Africa

There is a related gazelle that Speke never mentioned, which is the "Unspekeable Gazelle."

I apologize to every gazelle in the world for that joke.

Thomson's Gazelle
Gazella thomsoni
Africa
Common Waterbuck
Kobus ellipsiprymnus ellipsiprymnus
Africa
Bongo
Tragelaphus eurycerus
Central Africa
Okapi
Okapia johnstoni
Ituri Forest of Central Africa
Secretary Bird
Sagittarius serpentarius
Central and southern Africa