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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Man kills porcupine

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Unnamed Road, South Cape DC
Observed: 31st August 2016
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Freshly Clubbed porcupine

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Unnamed Road, South Cape DC
Observed: 31st August 2016
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Freshly killed by the local jackal hunter, apparently caught under a fence it was trying to burrow under (or gin trap?) Incident reported, with photographs and details to local farmers, who will take further action.

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Mountain reedbuck

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By: lizejoubert
Location: Impendle Nature Reserve
Observed: 15th November 2012
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Njala

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: KNP - Skukuza
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Luiperd

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: KNP - Skukuza
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Waterbok

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: KNP - Skukuza
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 31st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Steenbokkie

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Location: Plaas Kniediep
Observed: 1st August 2016
Added: 30th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Steenbokkies

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Location: Uitspan hunting camp
Observed: 1st January 1970
Added: 30th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Bokkies vroegoggend buite my venster.

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Porcupine quill

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Location: Pauline Bohnen
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 29th August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Mouse

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By: Christopher Whi...
Botanical Society of South AfricaHermanus Botanical Society
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Location: Phillipskop Mountain Reserve
Observed: 28th August 2016
Added: 28th August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

About 6cm long (excluding tail). Child's hands in photo

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wilde kat op jag

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By: wessel uys
Location: matroosberg
Observed: 27th August 2016
Added: 27th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

langbeen wilde kat

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nog n paar klipbokke

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By: wessel uys
Location: bokant t Theronsberg naby toring
Observed: 26th August 2016
Added: 26th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Twee pare op ceres hoog bokant theronsberg

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n klipbok paartiie hou siesta

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By: wessel uys
Location: ceres fynbos reservaat
Observed: 24th August 2016
Added: 26th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

n paar klipspringers op middagete by damwal

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Meerkatte

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Location: Plaas Kniediep
Observed: 15th August 2016
Added: 25th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Bobbejane in rivierloop

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By: Joanette Le CornuJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in MammalsJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in MammalsJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in MammalsJoanette Le Cornu’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Plaas Excelsior, Seeis
Observed: 27th July 2016
Added: 25th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Klipspringer

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Location: Agarob hunting safaris
Observed: 24th July 2016
Added: 24th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Springhaas

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Location: Plaas Uitspan
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 24th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:2
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Mongoose

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By: Sinelile
Location: False Bay Nature Reserve- Rondevlei
Observed: 13th July 2016
Added: 23rd August 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Richtersveld wasie rot?

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By: magrietb
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersLepidopterists' Society of AfricaSeaKeysSpider Club of South Africa
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Location: Kookrivier track to De Hoop campsite, Richtersveld NP
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 23rd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Darted up the stony slope as we approached, just like a dassie. With a tail.

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Impala kill

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Location: Plaas Uitspan
Observed: 30th July 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Leopard track and kill

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Location: Plaas Uitspan
Observed: 30th July 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Caracal track

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Location: Botswana border, Uitspan Hunting Namibia
Observed: 5th August 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Male lion tracks

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Location: Botswana border
Observed: 20th July 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Who Dung It?

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 18th August 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Told it was otter, but I see vegetable matter, not crab remains or scales

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Yet another dead one

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 22nd August 2016
Added: 22nd August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Photo credits: Ken Gie, who found it,convinced that it was killed by a caracal. Carcass removed from the stream bed and dragged into plantations, off well used paths. Concerning number of bushbuck found dead around here.

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Two dead bats

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Planation Road
Observed: 21st August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Photo credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer.
A very fast moving pine forest fire, berg winds conditions recently here.

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Midday Wanderer

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Location: Last stretch of Vlei Loop
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Bushbuck

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Location: Vlei Loop
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Flower Girls

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Location: Vlei Loop
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Signs of Ellies again

Signs of Ellies again
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Location: Vlei Loop
Observed: 20th August 2016
Added: 21st August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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