Photo Library >> Biodiversity Hotspot Cape Floris ... >> Blesbok (Damaliscus pygargus ...

Blesbok (Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi), West Coast National Park, South Africa

Blesbok (Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi), West Coast National Park, South Africa

Size Pixels Download
small 800 x 584 Download
medium 2200 x 1608 Download
original 3036 x 2220 Download
Uploaded 12 Mar 2012 by Peter Prokosch
Year: 2012 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The Blesbok or Blesbuck (Damaliscus pygargus phillipsi) is an antelope with a distinctive white face and forehead. The Blesbok is indigenous to South Africa and is found in large numbers in all national parks with open grasslands, from the Transvaal Highveld, through the Free State veld, to as far south as the Eastern Cape. The Blesbok was hunted nearly to extinction because of its large numbers, but being protected since the late 19th-century its numbers have increased and today is suffici ...
Downloads: 143     Rating: 3
  • African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus), Tourist attraction at Boulders Beach, South Africa
  • Cape Grysbok (Raphicerus melanotis), Bettys Bay, South Africa
  • Lesser Doublecollared Sunbird (Nectarinia chalybea), Botanical Garden, Cape Town, SA
  • Rock Hyrax (Procavia capensis), Cape point, South Africa
  • Sea Lavander (Limonium peregrinum), West Coast National Park, South Africa
  • West Coast National Park, South Africa
  • White Shark Tourism, Gaansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa
  • White Shark Tourism, Gaansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa