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Re: Utility of Scavenger vs. Predator Argument
John P. Poynter wrote:
> Well OK, but do predators actually kill prey many times larger than
> themselves? For instance, does a lion pride go after the big bull elephant
> or do they go after the more manageable elephant calf?
There is recent evidence that some prides do occasionally kill full
grown elephants, ie, actively hunting and killing them.
Michael Teuton MD