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Oryx gazella beisa
Average Size: 47 inches and weighs 250-390 lbs
Average Lifespan: 20 years
Range/ Distribution Map
Habitat description: Dry plains in North East Africa.
Behavior/Diet: Herbivore. Typically feed in early morning and late afternoon and sometimes at night. They can survive for weeks without water. Sociable in herds of up to 200.
Conservation Status: Near Threatened. Threats are poaching and habitat loss.
New born calves are able to run with the herd right after birth.