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Animals of Madikwe

Birds | Mammals

Common Name (English) Scientific Name Check List
African Finfoot Podica senegalensis  
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus  
Blackbreasted Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus  
Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres  
Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicoides  
Crimson-breasted Shrike (Boubou) Laniarius atrococcineus  
Greater Honeyguide  Indicator indicator  
Groundscraper Thrush  Turdus litsitsirupa  
Kori Bustard Ardeotis kori  
Lappetfaced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus  
Lilacbreasted Roller Coracias caudata  
Marico Flycatcher Melaenornis mariquensis  
Martial Eagle Pelomaetus bellicosus  
Namaqua Sandgrouse Pterocles namaqua  
Ostrich Struthio camelus  
Pied Babbler Turdoides bicolor  
Plumcoloured Starling Cinnyricinclus leucogaster  
Purple Roller Coracias naevia  
Secretarybird Sagittarius serpentarius  
Shafttailed Whydah Vidua regia  
Temminck's Courser Cursorius temminckii  
Violeteared Waxbill Uraeginthus granatinus  
Whitebacked Vulture Gyps africanus  
Yellowthroated Sandgrouse Pterocles gutturalis  

 

List of Mammals

Antelope | Cats | Dogs | Miscellaneous | Pigs | Primates | Rabits/hares |
Thick Skinned Animals | Other Larger Animals | Other Smaller Mamals

Common Name (English) Scientific Name Check List
Antelope    
Blesbok Damaliscus dorcas phillipsi  
Blue Wildebeest Connochaetes taurinus  
Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus  
Common Duiker Sylvicapra grimmia  
Eland Tragelaphus oryx  
Gemsbok Oryx gazella  
Impala Aepyceros melampus  
Klipspringer Oreotragus oreotragus  
Kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros  
Mountain Reedbuck Redunca fulvorufula  
Red Hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus  
Springbok Antidorcas m. marsupialis  
Steenbok Raphicerus campestris  
Tsessebe Damaliscus lunatus  
Waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus  
Cats
African Wild Cat Felis silvestris lybica  
Caracal Caracal caracal  
Cheetah Acinonyx jubatus  
Leopard Panthera pardus  
Lion Panthera leo  
Serval Leptailurus serval  
Dog-like
Aardwolf Proteles cristatus  
Bat-eared fox Otocyon megalotis  
Black-backed Canis mesomelas  
Brown Hyaena Parahyaena brunnea  
Cape Fox Vulpes chama  
Spotted Hyaena Crocuta crocuta  
Wild Dog Lycaon pictus  
Miscellaneous
African Civet Civettictis civetta  
Banded Mongoose Mungos mungo  
Cape Clawless Otter Aonyx capensis  
Dwarf Mongoose Helogale parvula  
Honey Badger Mellivora capensis  
Large-spotted Genet Genetta tigrina  
Selous' Mongoose Paracynictis selous  
Slender Mongoose Galerella sanguinea  
Striped Polecat Ictonyx striatus  
Striped Weasel/Snake Weasel Poecilogale albinucha  
Yellow Mongoose Cynictis penicillata  
Pigs
Bushpig Potamochoerus larvatus  
Warthog Phacochoerus africanus  
Primates
Chacma baboon Papio cynocephalus ursinus  
Lesser Bushbaby Galago moholi  
Vervet monkey Chlorocebus aethiops  
Rabits and Hares
Cape hare Lepus capensis  
Jameson's red rock Pronolagus randensis  
Scrub hare Lepus saxatilis  
Thick Skinned Animals
African Elephant Loxodonta africana  
Black Rhinocerous Diceros bicornis  
Cape Buffalo Syncerus caffer  
Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius  
White Rhinoceros Ceratotherium simum  
Other Larger Animals
Aardvark / Antbear Orycteropus afer  
Burchell's Zebra Equus burchelli  
Cape Pangolin Manis temminckii  
Rock Hyrax/Dassie Procavia capensis  
Yellow-spotted Rock Heterohyrax brucei  
Other Smaller Animals
Ground squirrel Xerus inauris  
Porcupine Hystrix africaeaustralis  
Springhare Pedetes capensis  
Tree squirrel Paraxerus cepapi