Matlabas Game Hunters

The following list does not contain ALL the species found in the bushvedlt, but rather the some of the most common species found in the Matlabas Bushveldt.

(Select a specie for more information)

 

Antelope – Bovidae
Common Duiker – Sylvicapra grimmia
Steenbok – Raphicerus campestris
Blesbok – Damaliscus dorcas phillipsi
Impala – Aepyceros melampus melampus
Blue Wildebeest – Connochaetes taurinus
Gemsbuck – Oryx Gazella
Red Hartebeest – Alcelaphus buselaphus
Waterbuck – Kobus ellipsiprymnus
Bushbuck – Tragelaphus scriptus
Nyala – Tragelaphus angasii
Kudu – Tragelaphus strepsiceros
Eland – Taurotragus oryx
Zebras – Equidae
Plains Zebra (Chapman’s) – Equus quagga antiquorum
Pigs – Suidae
Warthog – Phocochoerus aethiopicus
Baboons and Monkeys – Cercopithecidae
Vervet Monkey – Cercopithecus aethiops
Chachma Baboon – Papio cynocephalus ursinus
Jackals – Canidae
Black Backed Jackal – Canis mesomelas
Cats – Felidae
Caracal – Caracal caracal
Giraffe – Giraffidae
Giraffe – Giraffa camelopordalis

 

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