African Mammals in Tzaneen

AFRICAN MAMMALS

Limpopo's  ecological system hosts more than 200 mammal species, and is rated one of the best wildlife experiences in Africa. The list below will give you an indication of the mammal varirity found within the province, Parks and Nature reserves.

Zebra

Zebra, Burchell's

The striking pattern of these animals has inspired many an artist and one may think it is ill-placed in the zebra's habitat - open grassland. Nevertheless the stripes offer excellent camouflage in high grass and are also said to confuse predators that are unable to distinguish between the individual animals in a fleeing herd.