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Mammals

Order Insectivora

Family Soricidae
Crocidura cyanea Reddish-grey musk shrew
Family Macroscelididae
Elephantulus rupestris Smith’s rock elephant-shrew
Macroscelides proboscideus Round-eared elephant shrew

Order Chiroptera

Family Molossidae
Sauromys petrophilus Flat-headed free-tailed bat
Tadarida aegyptiaca Egyptian free-tailed bat
Family Vespertilionidae
Eptesicus capensis Cape serotine bat
Myotis seabrai Angola hairy bat (indeterminate)
Family Nycteridae
Nycteris thebaica Egyptian slit-faced bat
Family Rhinolophidaee
Rhinolophus capensis Cape horseshoe bat
Rhinolophus clivosus Geophroy’s horseshoe bat
Rhinolophus darlingi Darling’s horseshoe bat
Rhinolophus fumigatus Ruppell’s horseshoe bat
Family Hipposideridae
Hipposideros caffer Sundevall’s leaf nosed bat

Order Primates

Family Cercopithecidae
Cercopithecus pygerythrus Vervet monkey
Papio ursinus Chacma baboon

Order Lagomorpha

Family Leporidae
Lepus capensis Cape hare
Pronolagus rupestris Smith’s red rock hare

Order Rodentia

Family Bathyergidae
Cryptomys hottentotus Common molerat
Family Hystricidae
Hystrix africaeaustralis Porcupine
Family Gliridae
Graphiurus platyops Rock dormouse
Family Sciuridae
Xerus inaurus Ground squirrel
Family Petromuridae
Petromus typicus Dassie rat
Family Cricetidae
Desmodillus auricularis Short-tailed gerbil
Gerbillurus paeba Hairy-footed gerbil
Malcothrix typica Large-eared mouse
Otomys unisulcatus Bush karoo rat
Parotomys brantsii Brant’s whistling rat
Parotomys littledalei Littledale’s whistling rat
Petromyscus collinus Pygmy rock mouse (indeterminate)
Family Muridae
Aethomys namaquensis Namaqua rock mouse
Rhabdomys pumilio Striped mouse
Thallomys paedulcus Black-tailed tree rat

Order Carnivora

Family Hyaenidae
Hyaena brunnea Brown hyaena (rare)
Proteles cristatus Aardwolf (rare)
Family felidae
Felis caracal Caracal
Felis lybica African wild cat (vulnerable)
Panthera pardus Leopard (rare)
Family Canidae
Canis mesomelas Black-backed jackal
Otocyon megalotis Bat-eared fox
Vulpes chama Silver fox
Family Mustelidae
Aonyx capensis Cape clawless otter
Ictonyx striatus Striped polecat
Mellivora capensis Honey badger (vulnerable)
Family Viverridae
Atilax paludinosus Water mongoose
Cynictis penicillata Yellow mongoose
Galerella pulverulenta Small grey mongoose
Genetta genetta Small-spotted genet
Suricata suricatta Suricate

Order Hyracoidea

Family Procaviidae
Procavia capensis Rock hyrax

Order Perissodactyla

Family Equidae
Equus zebra hartmannae Zebra hartmann’s

Order Artiodactyla

Family Bovidae
Oreotragus oreotragus Klipspringer
Pelea capreolus Rhebok grey
Raphicerus campestris Steenbok
Sylvicapra grimmia Duiker grey