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- Hutson, Jarod M.
- Palaeogeography, palaeoclimatology, palaeoecology 2016 v.441 pp. 936-948
- body size; bones; buffaloes; carnivores; conservation areas; death; demographic statistics; ecosystems; fossils; landscapes; national parks; predation; predator-prey relationships; predators; prediction; savannas; wildebeest; zebras; Zimbabwe
- ... Waterholes in African savanna ecosystems are often locations of carnivore serial predation. At Ngamo Pan, located in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, predators take advantage of natural and artificial waterholes to ambush prey, resulting in the a vast accumulation of large mammal bones across the local landscape. Lions are presumed responsible for many predation occurrences surrounding waterhole lo ...