The mammals of Lissataba

The following are the mammals that have been seen in Lissataba. Others such as lion and even elephant have also been seen on the property, but they are very infrequent, usually having wandered away from wherever they belong for a few days of sight seeing.

 

Family Common name Designation
Lorisidae Thick-tailed Bushbaby  
  Lesser Bushbaby  
Cercopithecidae Chacma Baboon  
  Vervet Monkey  
Manidae Pangolin Vulnerable
Leporidae Scrub Hare  
Hystricidae Porcupine  
Sciuridae Tree Squirrel  
Thryonomyidae Greater Canerat  
Hyaenidae Spotted Hyena  
Felidae Cheetah  
  Leopard Rare
  Caracal  
  African Wild Cat Vulnerable
  Serval Rare
Canidae Wild Dog Vulnerable
  Black-backed Jackal  
Mustelidae Cape Clawless Otter  
  Honey Badger Vulnerable
Viverridae African Civet Rare
  Small-spotted Genet  
  Large-spotted Genet  
  Slender Mongoose  
  Meller's Mongoose Rare
  White-tailed Mongoose  
  Water Mongoose  
  Banded Mongoose  
  Dwarf Mongoose  
Orycteropodidae Aardvark Vulnerable
Equidae Burchell's Zebra  
Suidae Warthog  
  Bushpig  
Hippopotamidae Hippopotamus Rare
Giraffidae Giraffe  
Bovidae Blue Wildebeest  
  Common Duiker  
  Klipspringer  
  Steenbok  
  Impala  
  Sable Vulnerable
  Greater Kudu  
  Nyala  
  Bushbuck  
  Waterbuck  
  Sharpe's Grysbok