4290 thumb Mammals of the WAP complex

The list of species is presently based upon research grade observations from the WAP reserves

Small
Common Warthog 1
Phacochoerus africanus
Small
Hippopotamus 2
Hippopotamus amphibius
Small
Korrigum 3
Damaliscus lunatus korrigum
Small
Red-flanked Duiker 4
Cephalophus rufilatus
Small
Bohor Reedbuck 5
Redunca redunca
Small
Defassa waterbuck 6
Kobus ellipsiprymnus defassa
Small
Buffon's Kob 7
Kobus kob kob
Small
Roan Antelope 8
Hippotragus equinus
Small
Bushbuck 9
Tragelaphus scriptus
Small
Oribi 10
Ourebia ourebi
Small
Cape Buffalo 11
Syncerus caffer
Small
Western Hartebeest 12
Alcelaphus buselaphus major
Small
Bush Duiker 13
Sylvicapra grimmia
Small
Red-fronted Gazelle 14
Eudorcas rufifrons
Small
Peter's Dwarf Epauletted Fruit Bat 15
Micropteropus pusillus
Small
Gambian Epauletted Fruit Bat 16
Epomophorus gambianus
Small
Hammer-headed Fruit Bat 18
Hypsignathus monstrosus
Small
Egyptian Rousette 18
Rousettus aegyptiacus
Small
Angolan Collared Fruit Bat 19
Myonycteris angolensis
Small
Sierra Leone Collared Fruit Bat 18
Myonycteris leptodon
Small
Veldkamp's dwarf epauletted bat 18
Nanonycteris veldkampii
Small
Rüppell's horseshoe bat 16
Rhinolophus fumigatus
Small
Lander's horseshoe bat 16
Rhinolophus landeri
Small
Yellow-winged bat 20
Lavia frons
Small
Sundevall's roundleaf bat 21
Hipposideros caffer
Small
Noack's roundleaf bat 22
Hipposideros ruber
Small
Striped leaf-nosed bat 18
Hipposideros vittatus
Small
Hairy slit-faced bat 23
Nycteris hispida
Small
Large-eared slit-faced bat 18
Nycteris macrotis
Small
Egyptian slit-faced bat 24
Nycteris thebaica
Small
Mauritian Tomb Bat 25
Taphozous mauritianus
Small
Naked-rumped Tomb Bat 16
Taphozous nudiventris
Small
Egyptian Tomb Bat 18
Taphozous perforatus
Small
Rufous mouse-eared bat 18
Myotis bocagii
Small
Tiny serotine 16
Pipistrellus guineensis
Aellen's pipistrelle
Pipistrellus inexspectatus
Small
Banana pipistrelle 27
Pipistrellus nanus
Small
Rendall's serotine 21
Pipistrellus rendalli
Small
Somali serotine 18
Pipistrellus somalicus
Small
Light-winged Lesser House Bat 28
Scotoecus albofuscus
Small
White-bellied House Bat 18
Scotophilus leucogaster
Small
Greenish House Bat 29
Scotophilus viridis
Small
Variegated Butterfly Bat 18
Glauconycteris variegata
Small
Nycticeinops schlieffeni 28
Nycticeinops schlieffenii
Small
Angolan Free-tailed Bat 18
Tadarida condylura
Small
Midas Free-tailed Bat 30
Tadarida midas
Small
Nigerian Free-tailed Bat 18
Tadarida nigeriae
Small
Little Free-tailed Bat 18
Tadarida pumila
Small
African Civet 31
Civettictis civetta
Small
Honey Badger 13
Mellivora capensis
Small
Spotted Hyena 13
Crocuta crocuta
Small
Egyptian Mongoose 32
Herpestes ichneumon
Small
Slender Mongoose 33
Herpestes sanguineus
Small
White-tailed Mongoose 34
Ichneumia albicauda
Small
Cheetah 35
Acinonyx jubatus
Small
African Wildcat 36
Felis silvestris lybica
Small
Lion 37
Panthera leo
Small
Leopard 38
Panthera pardus
Small
Serval 39
Leptailurus serval
Small
Caracal 40
Caracal caracal
Small
Side-striped Jackal 9
Canis adustus
Small
Pale Fox 1
Vulpes pallida
Small
Rock Hyrax 41
Procavia capensis
Small
African Savanna Hare 42
Lepus microtis
Small
Patas Monkey 43
Erythrocebus patas
Small
Tantalus Monkey 44
Chlorocebus tantalus
Small
Olive Baboon 39
Papio anubis
Small
Northern Lesser Galago 45
Galago senegalensis
Small
African Bush Elephant 5
Loxodonta africana
Small
Crested Porcupine 46
Hystrix cristata
Small
Slender Gerbil 1
Taterillus gracilis
Small
Striped Ground Squirrel 47
Xerus erythropus
Small
Gambian Rat 48
Cricetomys gambianus
Small
Aardvark 49
Orycteropus afer

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