Fossils were known, but their identity as the remains of species that no longer lived on the face of the Earth was not yet firmly established in the scientific world. Small numbers of these gazelles can now be found in Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Libya, Mali, Niger, Sudan and Tunisia. The range of the goitred gazelle extends across the Asian deserts to China, though its population is greatly reduced in numbers. Dama Gazelle Ultimate Ungulate: If their territories are challenged, male gazelles lock horns with their opponent in defence. What did you say? Louis Zoo Web Intended Audience:
Pantholops Tibetan antelope P. The species has shown a steep decline and is critically endangered. Sylvicultor Zebra duiker C. The animal does not need to drink water as the water that it derives from the plants it feeds on, is enough to keep it going. More About Gazelle 3 references found in Britannica articles Assorted References bovid classification and origins In bovid:
These animals are highly social. Female Thomson's gazelles, for example, live in herds of 10 to 30 females in addition to their young. Bobac marmots, a species of large, burrowing rodents, establish underground communities. You can make it easier for us to review and, hopefully, publish your contribution by keeping a few points in mind.
Goitered gazelle Gazella subgutturosa. Chinkara or Indian gazelle G. The social life of antelope depends a lot on the type of habitat they live in and how much food and water is available. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! They live alone or in pairs. Each hoof has a split down the middle, dividing the hoof into two toes. International Union for Conservation of Nature and National Resources, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, U.