TONY CAMACHO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY TONY CAMACHO / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Banded mongoose (Mungos mungo) scavenging with the remains of a turtle dove which had been killed by a bird of prey. This species is commonly found in areas with many termite mounds, which are used as a source of food and housing. Their diet mainly includes insects (termites and larvae of beetles), centipedes, lizards, snakes, frogs and occasionally mice. Photographed in Etosha national park, Namibia.
Model release not required. Property release not required.