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  • lt: Raphicerus campestris
  • dt: Steinbock
  • afrikaans: Steenbok
  • ovambo: Ombundja
  • herero: Ombuindja

Shoulder height

  • 45-60 cm


  • 7-16 kg

Snout-vent lenght

  • 70-95 cm


  • leaves, grass, fruits

Mating season

  • all-season

Number of cubs

  • 1

Worth knowing

At the first sign of trouble, Steenbok typically lie low in thevegetation. If a predator comes closer, it leaps away and follow a zigzag route to try to shakeoff the  pursuer.