Quest for Kenya´s Desert Warthog

By Yvonne de Jong & Tom Butynski
Posted on the National Geographic Explorers Journal December 7, 2012

There are two species of warthog, the common warthog (scientific name Phacochoerus africanus) and the desert warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus). The better known of the two, the common warthog (indeed… ‘Pumba’ in the ‘Lion King’), is widespread in sub-saharan Africa, including the Horn of Africa (i.e., Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritrea)….

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