Alphabetical list of animals name from a to z

African Animals List A-Z

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

African Animals List A-Z

Africa is one of the central gathering various kinds of animals, even those belonging to the category of wild animals. Some television shows are themed wildlife often take Africa as the background of the event.

Africa has some of the deserts, forests, national parks and places that become habitat for native animals on the continent. In fact, there are several animal species that are endemic to the continent and the animals do not exist in other countries.

Currently there is also the better conservation, research and development of science that focuses on the life of the animal.

list of african animals names a to z


There are so many animals in Africa, because it's that much easier to recognize it, I've compiled the names of African animals from A to Z totaling 62 African animals are equipped with pictures and the Latin name of the animal.

List Of Animals Names From African A to Z

Common Names Scientific Name African Animal Pictures
Aardvark
(Aardvark is nocturnal mammal native to Africa only eats ants, termites and one type of cucumber called aardvark cucumber)
Orycteropus afer
Aardvark_Orycteropus afer pictures
African Hare
African hares rely on camouflage, speed, and their senses of hearing and smell. If an enemy is near, the hare will freeze and crouch low to the ground.

Lepus microtis
African Hare_Lepus microtis pictures
African Wild Dog
African wild dogs can run long distances at speeds of up to 35 mph, they are probably the most efficient hunters—targeted prey rarely escapes.
Lycaon pictus
african wild dog_Lycaon pictus pictures
Baboon
Baboon are old world monkeys of the genus Papio they are omnivore foragers, but they also known to eat sheep, goats and small antelopes.

Papio anubis
Baboon_Papio anubis pictures
Bat
Bats are the only mammals that have wings and can truly fly.
Eidolon helvum
African bat_Eidolon helvum pictures
Bat-Eared Fox
Bat eared foxes are primarily nocturnal animal, they are most active at night
Octocyon megalotis
Bat eared fox pictures
Bongo

Bongo is the largest and heaviest forest antelope, they can only found in rain forests with dense undergrowth across tropical Africa.


bongo pictures
Bonobo Pan paniscus
bonobo pictures
Buffalo Syncerus caffer
african buffalo pictures
Bush Babby Galago senegalensis
bush baby pictures
Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus
african bushbuck pictures
Cheetah Acinonyx jubatus
Cheetah_Acinonyx jubatus pictures
Chimpanze Pan troglodytes
Chimpanze_Pan troglodytes pictures
Colobus Monkey Colobus angolensis
colobus monkey pictures
Dik-Dik Madoqua Kirkii
Dikdik african animal pictures _ Madoqua kirkii
Duiker Cephalophus

Dwarf  Mongoose Helogale parvula

Eland Taurotragus oryx
Eland_Taurotragus oryx pictures
Elephant Loxodonta africana
African elephant pictures
Elephant Shrew Rhynchocyon cirnei
elephant shrew pictures
Ethopian Wolf Canis simensis
ethiopian wolf pictures
Fischers Lovebird Agapornis fischeri
fischer lovebird pictures
Forest Elephant Loxodonta cyclotis
african forest elephant pictures
Gelada Theropithecus gelada
gelada_ Theropithecus gelada pictures
Genet Genetta genetta
african genet pictures
Gerenuk Litocranius walleri
gerenuk_Litocranius walleri pictures
Giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis
giraffe_Giraffa camelopardalis pictures
Grants Gazelle Nanger granti
grants gazelle_Nanger granti pictures
Grevys Zebra Equus grevyi
grevy zebra_Equus grevyi pictures
Hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus

Hedgehog Atelerix albiventris
hedgehog_Atelerix albiventris pictures
Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius
hippopotamus_Hippopotamus amphibius pictures
Hyena Crocuta crocuta
hyena_Crocuta crocuta pictures
Hyrax Procavia capensis
african hyrax pictures
Impala Aepyceros melampus
impala_Aepyceros melampus pictures
Jackal Canis aureus
jackal_Canis aureus pictures
Kob Kobus kob
african kob_Kobus kob pictures
Kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros
kudu_Tragelaphus strepsiceros pictures
Leopard Panthera pardus
leopard_Panthera pardus pictures
Lion Panthera Leo
lion_panthera leo pictures
Mountain Gorilla Gorilla beringei beringei
african mountain gorilla pictures
Oryx Oryx gazella
oryx_Oryx gazella pictures
Ostrich Struthio camelus
ostrich_Struthio camelus pictures
Pangolin Manis temminckii
pangolin_Manis temminckii pictures
Porcupine Hystrix cristata
porcupine_Hystrix cristata pictures
Ratel Mellivora capensis
ratel_Mellivora capensis images
Rhinoceros Ceratotherium simum
Rhinoceros_Ceratotherium simum pictures
Roan Antelope Hippotragus equinus
roan antelope images
Sable Hippotragus niger
sable_Hippotragus niger pictures
Serval Felis serval
serval_Felis serval pictures
Sitatunga Tragelaphus spekii
sitatunga pictures
Springhare Pedetes capensis
springhare pictures
Thomsons Gazelle Gazella thomsonii
thomson gazelle pictures
Topi Damaliscus lunatus
topi african animal pictures
Vervet Monkey Cercopithecus aethiops
vervet monkey pictures
Vulture Diurnilis Neophron
vulture_Diurnilis Neophron image
Warthog Phacochoerus aethiopus
warthog_Phacochoerus aethiopus pictures
Waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus
waterbuck pictures
Wattled Crane Bugeranus carunculatus
wattled crane pictures
West African Giraffe Giraffa camelopardalis ssp. peralta
west african giraffe pictures
Wildebeest Connochaetes taurinus
wildebeest pictures
Zebra Equidae burcheli
zebra_Equidae burcheli pictures

That is the list of African animals name we can share, hope this could help you !