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Steenbok

Raphicerus campestris

Description:

There is a black crescent-shape between the ears, a long black bridge to the glossy black nose, and a black circular scent-gland in front of the eye. The tail is not usually visible, being only 4–6 cm long.

Habitat:

Semiarid desert of the Tankwa Karoo National Park.

Notes:

A quick glimpse before she sped off!

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4 Comments

staccyh
staccyh 7 years ago

Look at those lovely ears.. 'all the better to hear you with my dear' :p Great shots!

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 7 years ago

Thank you Antonio and Maria!

Wow Smith Zoo,fantastic spotting,beautiful animal,a super spotting,congrats and thanks for sharing

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

The ears are photographed really well!

Smith Zoo
Spotted by
Smith Zoo

Witzenberg Local Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa

Spotted on May 12, 2013
Submitted on Jul 9, 2013

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