The gemsbok, gemsbuck or South African oryx is a large antelope in the genus Oryx. It is native to the arid regions of Southern Africa, such as the Kalahari Desert. Some authorities formerly included the East African oryx as a subspecies. 

Scientific name: Oryx gazella

Height: 1,2 m (At Shoulder)

Speed: 60 km/h (Maximum, Running)

Gestation period: 274 days

Mass: Male: 220 – 300 kg, Female: 100 – 210 kg

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