Antidorcas marsupialis (Springbok)

springbuck [English]; springbok [Afrikaans]; Springbock [German]; antidorcas [French]; ibhadi [isiXhosa]; insephe [isiZulu]; tshph [Sepedi]; tshephe, t'sph [Sesotho]; tshph, tshp [Setswana]; inswephe [siSwati]; mhala [Xitsonga]; tsephe, tsepe, tshipirimboko [Tshivenda]; || Gb [Nama] [Damara]; menyeh [Herero]

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Deuterostomia > Chordata > Craniata > Vertebrata (vertebrates)  > Gnathostomata (jawed vertebrates) > Teleostomi (teleost fish) > Osteichthyes (bony fish) > Class: Sarcopterygii (lobe-finned fish) > Stegocephalia (terrestrial vertebrates) > Reptiliomorpha > Amniota > Synapsida (mammal-like reptiles) > Therapsida > Theriodontia >  Cynodontia > Mammalia (mammals) > Placentalia (placental mammals) > Laurasiatheria > Ferungulata > Cetartiodactyla (even-toed ungulates and cetaceans) > Ruminantia (ruminants) > Family: Bovidae (antelopes and buffalo) > Subfamily: Antilopinae

Antidorcas marsupialis (Springbok)

An alpha male (left) chasing a rival male (right) away from a female from his harem (in the backround). Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa. [photo Callie de Wet ]

Antidorcas marsupialis (Springbok)

Springbokke duelling, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa. [photo Andries Steenkamp ]

Antidorcas marsupialis (Springbok)

Springbok rams fighting, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa. [photo Callie de Wet ]

 

 


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