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Warts on face of bushpig

26 September 2014

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QUESTION:

What is the purpose of the warts on the bushpig´s face?

 

ANSWER:

Bushpig boars have two warts below the eyes but the warts are less strongly developed in the bushpig as in the warthog. The warts protect the face from injury during fights.

Answer by Prof J du P Bothma

 

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