Steenbok

Vital Statistics

Latin Name : Raphicerus Campestris
Weight (Female) : 11 – 13 kg
Weight (Male) : 9 – 13 kg
Length (Female) : 90 cm
Length (Male) : 90 cm
Gestation Period : 6 months
No of Young : 1 lamb
Sexual Maturity : 6 months
Birth Weight : 1 kg
Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Bovidae
Horns : 13 cm (record – 19 cm)
Breeding : 1 (occasionally 2) young are born anytime during the year (possible peak in November – December) after a gestation period of ± 6 months.

Kruger National Park

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