TITLE

Springbok, or Springbuck

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Springbok, or Springbuck, an antelope of South Africa, resembling the gazelle. When a springbok is frightened, it springs stiff-legged into the air and races off. The springbok is about 30 inches (76 cm) high at the shoulders. Both male and female have ringed, lyre-shaped horns. The coat is cinnamon brown above, white below, and has a dark brown streak on each side.
ACCESSION #
37310196

 

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