Oryx gazella (Gemsbok)

gemsbuck, oryx [English]; gemsbok [Afrikaans]; Südafrikanischer Spiessbock [German]; gemsbok [French]; inkukhama, ikukhama [isiNdebele]; inkukhama [isiXhosa]; none [Sepedi]; kukama [Setswana]; inyamatane [siSwati]; mhala [Xitsonga]; noni [Tshivenda]; || Gaeb [Nama] [Damara]

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

Oryx gazella (Gemsbok)

Gemsbok, Etosha National Park, Namibia. [photo Coke Smith ©].

Oryx gazella (Gemsbok)

Gemsbok, Sossusvlei, Namib Naukluft National Park, Namibia. [photo Coke Smith ©].

Oryx gazella (Gemsbok)

Gemsbok rams fighting, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. [photo Callie de Wet ©]

 

 


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