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Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Bovidae
Subfamily : Antilopinae
Species : Raphicerus campestris


Which zoos have them?
Los Angeles Zoo (United States) and Saint Louis Zoological Park (United States)

The Steenbok is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Some facts about the

Adult weight : 13 kg (28.6 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 9 years

Female maturity :238 days

Male maturity : 243 days

Gestation : 197 days

Weaning : 91 days

Litter size : 1

Interval between litters : 215 days

Weight at birth : 0.92 kg (2.024 lbs)

Basal metabolic rate : 21 W

Body mass : 9.6 kg (21.12 lbs)

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Facts about the steenbok

Behavior: The steenbok is active both day and night constantly moving in search of food.

De Steenbok is een praktisch ingesteld persoon.

Food : Steenboks are grazers.

Game such as kudu, Oryx, springboks and steenboks are sometimes seen.

Karaktereigenschappen:De steenbok is hardnekkig en ondubbelzinneg in zijn wilskracht die op één enkel doel is gericht.

Steenbok De steenbok is een praktisch ingesteld persoon.


The steenbok is a small antelope that lives on the plains of South Africa, as well as Tanzania, south Kenya and Mozambique.

Those enamoured by smaller beasts will not be disappointed; Steenbok Raphicerus campestris is common here and you may bump into other antelopes such as Klipspringer Oreotragus oreotragus and Grey Rhebok Pelea capreolus.

Steenbok 22 december - 20 januari De Steenbok is een praktisch ingesteld persoon. (Full text)

De levensles van de Steenbok is dat hij moet leren macht te krijgen en te behouden over zijn mogelijkheden, ambities, bestemming en prioriteiten. (Full text)

Steenbok- The steenboks are small antelope. (Full text)

The Steenboks are only 50 cm high , but they are the most distributed of the so called dwarf antelope and the one most frequently seen. (Full text)

Game such as kudu, oryx, springboks and steenboks are sometimes seen. (Full text)

Although Steenboks are mostly seen singly, evidence suggests that they live in monogamous pairs. (Full text)

When the steenbok is distressed it emits pitiful screams. (Full text)

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