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Mammals of South Africa

English Afrikaans Latin name
Black-backed Jackal Rooijakkals Canis mesomelas
Blue Wildebeest Blouwildebeest Connochaetes gnou
Buffalo Buffel Syncerus caffer
Bushbuck Bosbok Tragelaphus strepsiceros
Chacma Baboon Bobbejaan Papio cynocephalus ursinus
Cheetah Jagluiperd Acinonyx jubatus
Dwarf Mongoose Dwerg muishond Helogale parvula
Elephant Olifant Loxodonta africana
Giraffe Kameelperd Giraffa camelopardalis
Grey Rhebok Vaalribbok Pela capreolus
Hippopotamus Seekoei Hippopotamus amphibeus
Horse Perd Equus
Impala Rooibok Aepyceros melampus
Kudu Koedoe Tragelaphus strepsiceros
Leopard Luiperd Panthera pardus
Lion Leeu Panthera leo
Moutain Reedbuck Rooiribbok Redunca fulvorufula
Nyala Njala Tragelaphus angasii
Reedbuck Rietbok Redunca arundinum
Spotted Hyena Gevlekte hiëna Crocuta crocuta
Steenbok Steenbok Raphicerus campestris
Tree Squirrel Boomeekhoring Paraxerus cepapi
Tsessebe Basterhartebees Damaliscus lunatus
Vervet Monkey Blouaap Cercopithecus aethiops
Warthog Vlakvark Phacochoerus aethiopicus
Waterbuck Waterbok Lobus ellipsiprymnus
White Rhinoceros Witrenoster Ceratotherium simum
Zebra Bontsebra Equus burchellii
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