Skip to Content

Kgalagadi leopard identification

Augrabies, Kgalagadi, Mokala, Namaqua, |Ai-|Ais/Richtersveld
User avatar
WillieV
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Award: Sighting of the Year - Small creatures and/or Insects - Butterfly Award (2016)
Award: Sighting of the year - Non Predator (2015)
Posts: 3566
Joined: Sun Jul 03, 2011 3:03 pm
Location: Western Cape

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:16 pm

Thank you for the ID wanderw.
He is a big boy now.
KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

manicwalker
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
Posts: 2575
Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2010 8:40 am

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by manicwalker » Thu Jun 22, 2017 5:24 am

WillieV,
What fantastic photos of a beautiful leopard :clap: :clap: :clap:
Thank you for sharing :gflower:

User avatar
barryels
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8176
Joined: Fri Dec 30, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: Pretoria, SA

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by barryels » Thu Jun 22, 2017 10:56 am

WillieV wrote:Thank you for the ID wanderw.
He is a big boy now.


Thank you for posting your sighting here WillieV :thumbs_up: .

As a result of your post we could add a new leopard to our forum leopard index :D .
Always be humble and understanding.
KNP 5-12 September 2017
KTP 21-28 Nov 2017

User avatar
PRWIN
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 541
Joined: Fri Feb 01, 2008 11:37 am
Contact:

Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by PRWIN » Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:17 pm

Id anyone ( taken on the 16-07-2017 at Bedink)

Image

Image

User avatar
barryels
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 8176
Joined: Fri Dec 30, 2011 1:09 pm
Location: Pretoria, SA

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by barryels » Tue Jul 25, 2017 1:16 pm

Stunning pictures PRWIN :clap: :clap: .

According to me you saw N!xau :thumbs_up: .

The last time he was seen was during February 2014.

wanderw will confirm if I am correct :thumbs_up: .
Always be humble and understanding.
KNP 5-12 September 2017
KTP 21-28 Nov 2017

User avatar
wanderw
Senior Virtual Ranger
Senior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 1329
Joined: Sun Jun 17, 2007 9:34 pm
Location: Heart - Grootkolk, Soul - KTP, Body - far too far south most of the time!

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by wanderw » Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:01 pm

@PRWIN - lovely sighting of N!xau. N!xau was last seen mid April this year at Polentswa.

Spot on with the ID Barry! :thumbs_up:
Kgalagadi Leopard Identification Guide and Sightings Form
http://www.ast.uct.ac.za/~schurch/leopards/

F2/2014

User avatar
PRWIN
Junior Virtual Ranger
Junior Virtual Ranger
Posts: 541
Joined: Fri Feb 01, 2008 11:37 am
Contact:

Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by PRWIN » Sun Aug 06, 2017 12:13 pm

Thanks Barryels and wander

N!xau ,

Image

Image

User avatar
lion queen
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
Posts: 15239
Joined: Tue Oct 06, 2009 5:03 pm
Location: Upington SA

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by lion queen » Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:48 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

He is a beauty PRWIN!!!
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough - Mae West

User avatar
Mischief
Virtual Ranger
Virtual Ranger
Posts: 4887
Joined: Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:58 pm
Location: White River,Mpumalanga,SA

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by Mischief » Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:13 am

What a gorgeous looking fella!
Thank you for sharing PRWIN :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
"Nature is not a place to visit. It is home."- G.Snyder
Mischief :P

Arnfried
Posts: 3
Joined: Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:21 pm

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by Arnfried » Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:58 pm

What an awesome sighting.
We have been to Kgalagadi twice in last 2 years but have not had the luck of seeing a leopard yet. Hopefully this year.

User avatar
hilda
Forum Assistant
Forum Assistant
FAC Member (2016)
FAC Member (2015)
Posts: 18695
Joined: Fri Apr 06, 2007 6:39 am
Location: Pretoria SA

Re: Kgalagadi leopard identification

Unread post by hilda » Wed Aug 23, 2017 8:04 am

Brilliant pictures of the gorgeous Leopard PRWIN! :clap: :clap:

Welcome to the forum Arnfried. :D

We also hope to see our first Leopard during our third visit to the Kgalagadi in November. :hmz:
"It always seems impossible until it is done." - Nelson Mandela.


Return to “Arid Parks”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Webcam Highlights

Addo
Submitted by Ralf at 15:07:10
orpen
Submitted by Nkulu at 08:47:19
satara
Submitted by Christy at 20:02:19
nossob
Submitted by George_Brits at 21:43:44