Tanazanian Mammals 10-21 Jan 2005

Note: We used mostly "African Mammals" by Jonathan Kingdon, and all names used here follow that book, with page references. I shot literally hundreds of images of the large cats and it was very hard to cull them down to even these numbers of them...

Olive Baboon (Papio anubis) p.34

The right hand images show why you don't leave a truckload of bananas alone in Tanzania...

Vervet Monkey (Cercopithecus (aethiops) pygerythrus) p.61

Gentle Monkey (Cercopithecus (nictitans) mitis) p.80

  Yellow-winged Bat (Lavia frons) p.125

Unstriped Ground Squirrel (Xerus rutilus) p.161

Common (Golden) Jackal (Canis aureus) p.218

Black-backed Jackal (Canis mesomelas) p. 219

Bat-eared Fox (Otocyon megalotis) p.224

Dwarf Mongoose (Helogale parvula) p.242

Banded Mongoose (Mungose mungo) p.247

Spotted Hyena (Crocuta crocuta) p.261

Common Genet (Genetta genetta) p.267

This one would sneak into the dining room at Ndutu to search for anything edible...

Leopard (Panthera pardus) p.282


Lion (Panthera leo) p.284

Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) p.286

Tree Hyrax (Dendrohyrax arboreus) p.300

African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) p.305

Common Zebra (Equus quagga) p.311

Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) p.325

Common Warthog (Phacochoerus africanus) p.335

Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) p.341

African (Cape) Buffalo (Syncerus caffer) p.348

  Eland (Taurotragus oryx) p.363

  Steinbuck (Raphicerus campestris) p.387

Kirk's Dikdik (Madoqua kirkii) p.396

Southern Reedbuck (Redunca arundinum) p.402

  Waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) p.407

Thomson's (Red-fronted) Gazelle (Gazella rufifrons) p.411

Grant's Gazelle (Gazella granti) p.413

Impala (Aepyceros melampus) p.422

  Topi (Damaliscus lunatus) p.427

Hartebeest (Kongoni) (Alcelaphus buselaphus) p.429

Wildebeest (Brindled Gnu) (Connochaetes taurinus) p.431


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