• Africa
  • The species is the most wide-ranging of all baboons, being found in 25 countries throughout Africa, extending from Mali eastward to Ethiopia and Tanzania. (wikipedia.org)
  • Species assessed using this system have the following instead of near threatened and least concern categories: The order Afrosoricida contains the golden moles of southern Africa and the tenrecs of Madagascar and Africa, two families of small mammals that were traditionally part of the order Insectivora. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Baboon is a medium to large sized species of Old World Monkey that is found in a variety of different habitats throughout Africa and in parts of Arabia. (a-z-animals.com)
  • Written historical records are widely used to estimate the previous distributions of the larger mammals in southern Africa. (scielo.org.za)
  • It is the northernmost of all the baboons, being native to the Horn of Africa and the southwestern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. (globalspecies.org)
  • These regions provide habitats with the advantage for this species of fewer natural predators than central or southern Africa where other baboons reside. (globalspecies.org)
  • Genus
  • Family: Chrysochloridae Subfamily: Amblysominae Genus: Amblysomus Hottentot golden mole Amblysomus hottentotus LC Marley's golden mole Amblysomus marleyi EN Highveld golden mole Amblysomus septentrionalis NT The hyraxes are any of four species of fairly small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Leporidae (rabbits, hares) Genus: Lepus Cape hare Lepus capensis LR/lc The "shrew-forms" are insectivorous mammals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Orycteropodidae Genus: Orycteropus Aardvark Orycteropus afer LC The hyraxes are any of four species of fairly small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Erinaceidae (hedgehogs) Subfamily: Erinaceinae Genus: Atelerix Four-toed hedgehog Atelerix albiventris LR/lc The "shrew-forms" are insectivorous mammals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Elephantidae (elephants) Genus: Loxodonta African bush elephant Loxodonta africana VU African forest elephant Loxodonta africana cyclotis VU Sirenia is an order of fully aquatic, herbivorous mammals that inhabit rivers, estuaries, coastal marine waters, swamps, and marine wetlands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Suborder: Haplorhini Infraorder: Simiiformes Parvorder: Catarrhini Superfamily: Cercopithecoidea Family: Cercopithecidae (Old World monkeys) Genus: Erythrocebus Patas monkey Erythrocebus patas LR/lc Genus: Chlorocebus Green monkey Chlorocebus sabaeus LR/lc Genus: Papio Olive baboon Papio anubis LR/lc Guinea baboon Papio papio LR/nt Rodents make up the largest order of mammals, with over 40 percent of mammalian species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Soricidae (shrews) Subfamily: Crocidurinae Genus: Crocidura Cinderella shrew Crocidura cinderella LC Savanna shrew Crocidura fulvastra LC Bicolored musk shrew Crocidura fuscomurina LC Mauritanian shrew Crocidura lusitania LC Savanna dwarf shrew Crocidura nanilla LC Saharan shrew Crocidura tarfayensis DD Savanna path shrew Crocidura viaria LC The bats' most distinguishing feature is that their forelimbs are developed as wings, making them the only mammals in the world naturally capable of flight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Family: Tenrecidae (tenrecs) Subfamily: Potamogalinae Genus: Micropotamogale Nimba otter shrew Micropotamogale lamottei EN The hyraxes are any of four species of fairly small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. (wikipedia.org)
  • monkeys
  • The Smithsonian Institution's Division of Mammals ( http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/ ) houses many Old World monkeys in its scientific collections. (si.edu)
  • Baboons are large and powerfully built monkeys that spend most of their time on the ground. (a-z-animals.com)
  • Levels of creatinine phosphokinase and lactate dehydrogenase increased to reach a peak on Day 42 post-infection (pi) for both baboons and monkeys. (scielo.org.za)
  • Blood parameters such as packed cell volume, levels of red blood cells and white blood cells did not change significantly from the normal ranges except for the levels of eosinophils which peaked above the normal ranges at Day 28 and 56 pi in baboons and at Day 56 pi in monkeys. (scielo.org.za)
  • Two baboons and two monkeys died during the course of the experiment. (scielo.org.za)
  • Five consecutive treatments with an oxfendazole-levamisole combination on surviving animals failed to clear the infection whereas ivermectin cleared the infection after one treatment in two monkeys and after two treatments in a baboon. (scielo.org.za)
  • mane
  • Baboons have wild-looking fur with a longer mane that extends over the shoulders and hairless patches on their faces and rumps which are padded with hard skin. (a-z-animals.com)
  • ranges
  • There are many examples in the literature of the use of published historical distribution records, based on, inter alia , sightings, to estimate historical ranges of mammals (especially the larger ones) for a range of applications. (scielo.org.za)
  • Order
  • An order of mammals having two (rarely four) large incisor teeth in each jaw, distant from the molar teeth. (wordnik.com)
  • The rabbit, together with the hares and conies, rats and mice, voles, squirrels, beavers, cavies, guineapigs is included in that order of the class of mammals which is called the rodentia , and is distinguished by the character of the incisor teeth from other orders of the class. (wordnik.com)
  • make
  • The main goal of this joint initiative between the Human Origins Program and the Division of Mammals is to make the NMNH's scientific collections of our closest living nonhuman primate relatives available in 3D for education and research. (si.edu)
  • In fact, along with the muzzle, the animal's tail (38-58 cm or 15-23 in) and four-legged gait can make baboons seem very canine. (wikipedia.org)
  • size
  • The Kinda baboon is also characterized by its short face (relating to its small size), pink circles around its eyes, and its infants are frequently born with white instead of black hair. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baboons are incredibly sociable animals that live in large troops that can be very varied in size and can contain a few hundred members. (a-z-animals.com)
  • Distribution
  • Historical mammal distribution data: how reliable are written records? (scielo.org.za)
  • 17 On a continental scale, for example in North America, oral narratives and actual field sightings have provided insight into historical mammal distribution. (scielo.org.za)
  • members
  • Baboons are incredibly sociable and intelligent animals that are known to form close bonds with other members of the troop that often last for life. (a-z-animals.com)