16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Jackal being attacked by a Lappett Faced Vulture

A solitary Jackal was defending the remains of a Lion kill from White backed Vultures. Eventually the larger Lappet Faced Vultures moved in and dealt with him more aggressively.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Kenya
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Barry Chapman