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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Black-Backed Jackal

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 8th December 2013
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Sunset Kudu

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Blesbok

Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi
By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Rietvlei Nature Reserve, Gauteng
Observed: 21st November 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Eland

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Impala

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Wild Cat?

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Rserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:4
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Success

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Alcelaphus caama (Red Hartebeest)

 Alcelaphus caama (Red Hartebeest)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 18th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Alcelaphus caama (Red Hartebeest)

 Alcelaphus caama (Red Hartebeest)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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How to Avoid a Collison

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Speed Emphasised

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Backlit Zebras

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 20th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Surely not a coincidence: medicine on spot

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By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Kliphuis - Cedarberg
Observed: 18th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

This little shelter is quite small, but faces SW - so an ideal small shelter for the NW rains.

But what fascinates are the two medicinal plants in abundance right at the shelter, and virtually none of these around for hundreds of metres. Surely not a coincidence?

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The only thing one can do at midday here

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Bushmen Wilderbeast

Bushmen painting of Wilderbeast
By: Sarah Wright
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: Stadsaal Caves
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Bushmen Elephant

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By: Sarah Wright
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: Stadsaal Caves
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:6
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Real, Old Bushmen Paintings

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By: Sarah Wright
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: Stadsaal Caves
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Deer

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By: André van der Walt
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: Algeria
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 19th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Some "good Gnus"

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By: Ryan van HuyssteenRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in MammalsRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in MammalsRyan van Huyssteen’s reputation in Mammals
Location: klipriversberg nature reserve
Observed: 18th December 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Mouse

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Location: Koringkorrelbaai
Observed: 3rd October 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

A Group of ~4 specimen living in a shrub

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on the rack

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: TC Robertson NR
Observed: 14th December 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

I too would bare my teeth if my spine looked like that!

Crowd-attracting display by enterprising Ezemvelo Honorary Officers, Vernon Crookes Group at recent TC Robertson Mardi Gras fundraising day. Skeleton found near Pinetown, apparently.

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Buck

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By: _MarcoGouws_MarcoGouws’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Winterstrand, Eastern Cape
Observed: 17th December 2014
Added: 18th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Possible female bushbuck?

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still life in the old cat yet

cat & cuckoo
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Location: Gaborone North, home
Observed: 10th December 2014
Added: 16th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
Description:

old cat (12 yrs) that found himself in the right place at the right time to intercept a fleeing Diderick Cuckoo being pursued by an angry Weaver bird; a pretty fast reaction time for an old fellow.

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Red Rock Rabbit

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By: Jeffrey GroenewaldJeffrey Groenewald’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Hans se Kop
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 15th December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

Fairly large rabbit with a coat of varying shades of grey and with reddish brown ears, feet and tail.

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CAT

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By: Reuben Sousa
Scouts South Africa
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Location: Cape Town
Observed: 10th December 2014
Added: 15th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

House hold cat

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Equus quagga subsp. antiquorum

Equus quagga subsp. antiquorum (Plains Zebra)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Addo Elephant Park
Observed: 5th October 2014
Added: 15th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Curious sheep

Sheep on farm near Harwegskloof Nature Reserve   (1)
By: Charles Stirton
Overberg Lowlands Conservation Trust
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Location: Farm near Harwegskloof Renosterveld Reserve
Observed: 9th October 2014
Added: 15th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Red in the bush

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Location: Sodwana top of road to camp
Observed: 30th October 2014
Added: 14th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Mr Hippo marking his territory in town

Mr Hippo marking his territory in town
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Location: Kingfisher St
Observed: 9th December 2014
Added: 13th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Evidence of Hippo male spraying his dung by wagging his tail to mark his territory.
See http://www.ispotnature.org/node/620374 for female dung.

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Tragelaphus sylvaticus

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Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed: 20th November 2014
Added: 13th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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