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Kirk-Dikdik

Kirk's dikdik
Madoqua krikii / Kirk's dikdik

Kirk-Dikdik
Habitat
Dry bush and tree savannahs, but also grasslands
Continent
Afrika
Food
Leaves, young shoots, buds, herbs and grasses
Gestation/breeding period
169 - 174 days
Mode of life
monogamous pairs, in zoos also small harems
Class
Mammals
Order
Paarhufer

Did you know that?

~ 40 cm
size

~ 7 kg
weight

~ 15 years
age

How endangered are Kirk's dikdiks?

by IUCN (Red List of Threatened Species)

  • Not evaluated
  • Data deficient
  • Kirk-Dikdik
    Least concern
    Least concern
  • Near threatened
  • Vulnerable
  • Endangered
  • Critically endangered
  • Extinct in the wild
  • Extinct

By the way

It is one of the smallest antelope species in the world.



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