Male Gaur Day 6, Nagarhole Game Reserve, Rajiv Ghandi N.P.
 Young Male Guaur
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The photo shows what probably is a young male looking askance at the photographer. Adult males have a very muscular body, with a pronounced ridge along their back ending with a noticeable hump over the fore shoulder and a large dewlap under the chin that extends to between the front legs. Adult male gaur usually are dark brown, approaching black in older individuals while cows and young bulls are more pale in color. The lower part of the legs of both sexes are pure white or tan so that they look as if they are wearing stockings. Both sexes have horns. The sex organs of the bulls are hardly noticeable.



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