Observations in the Class: Mammalia

Common Name: Mammals

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Cape Rock Sengi

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By: Mo_
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)
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Location: Limietberge, near Tweede Tol
Observed: 29th May 2016
Added: 31st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Nagapie

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Location: Moreletakloof Natuurreservaat
Observed: 28th May 2016
Added: 30th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Trox on genet dung

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By: Lmossop
City of Cape Town Biodiversity Management Branch
Location: Rondevlei east
Observed: 27th May 2016
Added: 30th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Recreational fishing (Rietvlei TB)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Rietvlei Wetland - Table Bay Nature Reserve
Observed: 27th May 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Cape Mole-rat mound (Rietvlei TB)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Rietvlei Wetland - Table Bay Nature Reserve
Observed: 27th May 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Slender Mongoose

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By: The Bate's
Entomological Society of Southern AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed: 28th May 2016
Added: 28th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Kudu Bull with his Harem relaxing in the winter sun

Kudu Bull with his Harem relaxing in the winter sun
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 22nd May 2016
Added: 28th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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It's pecan time again..

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Location: Park Street, Greyton
Observed: 23rd May 2016
Added: 25th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Skull of ? eaten byJannie

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 12th May 2010
Added: 24th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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ISpotted a spotter

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: R328 (5)
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 24th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Kammansie Road Hogs

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Kammanasie
Observed: 5th May 2012
Added: 23rd May 2016
Likely ID: Sus scrofa
Identifications:5
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Sad Bag

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Toorwater
Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 22nd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:5
Description:

Three cow, at least two lactating, and calf, at least all seem to have been shot cleanly, but not good hunting practice, in my view!

Always puzzled by the gap in this species distribution and why subspecies have not developed. Any explanations for this?

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Horse eating Port Jackson

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Location: Fairways Common
Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 21st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Alien horse making war on alien plant.

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Baba hasie

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By: Joanette Le CornuJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in MammalsJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Plaas Elandsfontein, Fochville, Gauteng
Observed: 25th February 2015
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Sleeping Dassies

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Seeberg Lookout, West Coast National Park
Observed: 7th May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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White Black Rhino

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Location: Etosha National Park
Observed: 3rd May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:4
Comments:3
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Black-faced Impala

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Location: Etosha National Park
Observed: 3rd May 2016
Added: 20th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Plains where Mountains once Roamed?

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: near kammansie
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:5
Description:

probably a private reserve. Do Cape Mountain Zebra and Plains Zebra interbreed?

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Kloofers

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Meiringspoort South
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 19th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Afterburner

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: swartberg Great wall
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 18th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Mammals

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By: Sishozonke
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Goudini Spa
Observed: 16th May 2016
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Vervet Monkey (Ashb)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Ashberton - Arbor
Observed: 12th April 2016
Added: 17th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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eland herd

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: West Coast National Park
Observed: 7th May 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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White monkey- again

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Dwesa Nature Reserve
Observed: 15th May 2016
Added: 16th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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porcupine

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Jonkershoek Rd, Cape Winelands
Observed: 14th May 2016
Added: 14th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Bushbaby and banana

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By: LOCNAE
Location: Oribi
Observed: 21st November 2015
Added: 13th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:3
Description:

4 lesser bushbabies comes every night to feed banana

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Bats in Porky hole

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By: Jannie Groenewald
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOverberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve
Observed: 12th May 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Caracal questions?

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By: Panook
Location: Grahamstown West
Observed: 8th May 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Several spoor in soft mud after the rain over the course of a few months. Scat on the edge of an old road.
My ring for scaling is 2.1cm across.
Question whether it could be a Caracal?
One has been spotted 2 - 3km south adjacent to the N2 / Featherstone Kloof in the last 18 months.

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Cape Fur Seal (L-Bay)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Lamberts Bay
Observed: 25th March 2016
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Aardwolf

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By: Jannie Groenewald
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersOverberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: Haarwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve
Observed: 28th November 2014
Added: 11th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:1
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