StripedPolecat Range Map (Africa) Latin Name Ictonyx striatus Conservation Status Least Concern...Name StripedPolecat, African Polecat or Zorilla [ Ictonyx striatus ] Appearance Polecats are close...sound of Jackal calling sound of Jackal calling sound of Jackal calling There are three species of...Name Klipspringer [Oreotragus oreotragus] The name Klipspringer is the Afrikaans for 'rock jumper'...The StripedPolecat has a powerful defense system similar to the skunk's, wherein they will turn...Waterbuck AppearanceName Gemsbok or Oryx [Oryx gazelle] DescriptionName Porcupine or Cape Porcupine [Hystrix africaeaustralis] AppearanceSitatunga Name Sitatunga, Marshbuck [ Tragelaphus spekii sp ] AppearanceName Red Lechwe, or Southern Lechwe, [ Kobus leche leche ] Three subspecies of Lechwe occur in...Name Blesbok ( Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi ) Appearance Physically, rams and ewes are remarkably...Appearance Weighs up to 70 Kg and rams have a 950mm shoulder height. Ewes are smaller and only...Name Bontebok ( Damaliscus pygargus pygarus ) Appearance The Bontebok is a medium-sized, generally...The StripedPolecat tops our “stinky animals” list. Image credits: Miroslav Heran. Don’t be deceived...Name Red Forest duiker or Natal red duiker [Cephalophus natalensis] AppearanceAppearance This slender built cat stands 500 mm at the shoulders. The back, flanks and tail are...Spotted Hyena Name Spotted Hyaena [Crocuta crocuta] DescriptionSee a stunning collection of Zebra photos There are two species of Zebra in Southern Africa, the...Name Bat-eared Fox [ Otocyon megalotis ] Appearance The Bat-Eared Fox has a silver-gray fluffy coat,...Name Small-grey Mongoose / Now officially called the Cape Gray Mongoose [ Galerella pulverulenta ]...Name Cape Fox, Silver-backed Fox [ Vulpes chama ] Appearance The only true fox and the smallest...Red Hartebeest Name Red Hartebeest [ Alcelaphus caama ] Appearance The Red Hartebeest is a large,...Name Scrub Hare [ Lepus saxatilis ] Appearance The Scrub Hare is larger in the south-western parts...Name Blue Duiker ( Philantomba monticola ) Appearance The Blue Duiker is the smallest antelope in...Name Springhare [ Pedetes capensis ] Introduction The vernacular name of this creature is misleading...Name Sharpe's Grysbok or Northern Grysbok [ Raphicerus sharpei ] Appearance Sharpe's Grysbok is a...Samango Monkey - Appearance Males are larger than females, males have a mass of 7 to 9 Kg and...Name Yellow Mongoose [ Cynictis penicillata ] Appearance The Yellow Mongoose has a total length is...Female rhino with calf See a beautiful collection of Rhino photos Introduction These mammals are...Prefer to talk to a real person? Call 1-800-659-SKULL!