Observations in the Class: Mammalia

English Name: Mammals

Honey badger

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: CKGR, Ghanzi
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Photo from Ben Nicol

Aardwolf

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 22nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Photo by Ben Nicol

Dis lekker by die see ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutramps
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Location: Gonubie
Observed on: 13th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Plains Zebra

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Brakrivier
Observed on: 4th April 2012
Added to iSpot: 31st July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 8

Hippo & Calf

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Bellair
Observed on: 22nd January 2013
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

Dead Otter

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Bellair
Observed on: 5th May 2013
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0
Description: This Otter was seen being chased by lions & subsequently killed by them.

Bushveld sengi

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, Kweneng West
Observed on: 4th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Rhino

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By: Wynand Uys
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Location: Lowveld
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 8
Comments: 10
Description: Having had their horns trimmed some time ago to protect them from poaching, this group is obviously due for another haircut. Its like having a bar of gold that keeps growing on your forehead, attracting unwanted attention from armed robbers. It is said that rhino horn has a street value higher than gold.

Unusual view of zebra

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By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Hoedspruit farmlands
Observed on: 22nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 1

Molerat

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By: Tuuli
Location: Grahamstown
Observed on: 18th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Body about 11 cm long, found dead after heavy rains.

Cape Mountain Zebra

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Brakrivier
Observed on: 24th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Red Hartebeest

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Unnamed Road, Karoo National Park
Observed on: 21st December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: This red hartebeest bull was a constant

Hottentot Golden Mole (Amblysomus hottentotus subsp. pondoliae)

Hottentot Golden Mole (Amblysomus hottentotus subsp. pondoliae)
By: Cassine
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Oribi Gorge
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 4
Description: I thought everyone said Golden Mole can't bite! Clare took about a 1000 photos of my empty hands after the mole gave up digging under my fingers and finaly went for my thumb.

Caracal, Juvenile

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Brakrivier
Observed on: 21st February 2009
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Kudu female and juvenile

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Khankhwe Loop, CKGR
Observed on: 10th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Giraffe

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Khankhwe Loop, CKGR
Observed on: 10th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 6

Brown Hyaena

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Khankhwe Loop, CKGR
Observed on: 6th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 2

Red hartebeest

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, Kweneng West
Observed on: 6th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Blue wildebeest

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: CKGR, Ghanzi
Observed on: 4th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

Scrub hare

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Bat eared fox

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: CKGR, Ghanzi
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Black back jackal

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Leopard

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 3rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Steenbok

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 2nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Slender mongoose

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Gemsbok

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 30th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Springbok

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Sunday Loop, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 30th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Kudu

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 30th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Southern African ground squirrel

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in MammalsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Mammals
Location: Unnamed Road, CKGR
Observed on: 30th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Female Klipspringer

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Warmwaterberg
Observed on: 13th February 2009
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Golden mole?

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By: Tuuli
Location: Grahamstown
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 5
Description: About 12 cm long with a cylindrical body. In a flower bed trying to snuffle its way underground.

Mongoose Spoor and Digging

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: M42, Forest Glade
Observed on: 16th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Panthera pardus

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By: Luke Bax
Friends of Kenilworth Race Course
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Location: Kogelberg
Observed on: 23rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

duck foot

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: TC Robertson NR
Observed on: 24th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Mpambanyoni River floodplain.

Sciurus carolinensis (Eastern Gray Squirrel)

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By: Nicky
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: Central Park, New York
Observed on: 3rd June 2012
Added to iSpot: 24th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

speedy spiney

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Umdoni Forest, Pennington
Observed on: 12th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

boo

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Umdoni Forest, Pennington
Observed on: 14th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Almost definitely the same pair, presumably mother and near-yearling, foraging in their 'territory' (insofar as imPithi have territories) near the porcupine hole

Common Warthog, Vlakvark 6

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 18th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Hartmanns Mountain Zebra, Hartmans bergsebra

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 16th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Greater Kudu, Koedoe 5

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 15th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Namibian slender mongoose, Swartkwasmuishond 3

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 14th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals 2

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 9th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Scrub hare, Kolhaas 2

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 4th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Reddish-brown nuchal patch.

Honey Badger, Ratel

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 23rd June 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Baboon, Bobbejaan 5

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 23rd June 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Leopard, Luiperd 6

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 17th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Leopard, Luiperd 5

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 6th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Porcupine, Ystervark 7

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 29th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Wild Cat, Vaalboskat 4

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 17th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Probably the same cat seen in an earlier observation - see here

Vlei Rat Run

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Orpen Rd, Forest Glade
Observed on: 16th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

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