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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 5 years ago

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

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 6 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 6 years ago

The ears are photographed really well!

Smith Zoo
Spotted by
Smith Zoo

Witzenberg Local Municipality, Western Cape, South Africa

Lat: -32.35, Long: 20.16

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

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