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Colour variations in wild pigs.

This group was photographed in the Lindis Valley. Black is the most common colour in New Zealand but other colour variations include rusty red to ginger, brown and white, brown with black spots, white with or without a black stripe, grey and smoky blue (the latter colour is common in North Canterbury).

Photograph: cropped from original, © greenschist, some rights reserved

by nc7