• Status

    Vulnerable Species

  • Size

    Up to 240 kg

  • Threat

    Hunting

  • Distribution

    Dry Plains

  • Diet

    Herbivore

The Oryx is a large antelope species native to the arid African planes.

Oryx fur is light with distinctive dark markings around their face and legs. Oryx boast large spear-like horns.

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