This is the brutal moment a cannibal crocodile killed a smaller rival in a South African river before ripping it open and feasting on its head.
The grizzly images show the large animal capturing the smaller crocodile by the neck and violently lashing it around.
And after being satisfied it has died, the bigger crocodile tears off its rival’s head before chewing down on its flesh.
The jaw-dropping moment was snapped by amateur photographer Rob Bowie from Cape Town, who was visiting the Letaba river.
He said: ‘It was an unbelievable moment.
‘It took a good few minutes with the big croc doing its roll a couple of times but we couldn’t make out what it had in its jaws.
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