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    KLIPSPRINGER FULL-BODY MOUNT
    Oreotragus oreotragus
    The Klipspringer lives mainly in South Africa, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe. They walk on their tip-toes, jumping from rock to rock on the stony hills called kopjes. They have a course wire-like hair and live in pairs, possibly mating for life. With great eyesight and hearing they give a sharp whistle-like sound when alarmed. This specimen was taken in the northern Transvaal of South Africa. The taxidermy is of superior quality and the mount is in mint condition; presented on a simulated rocky base, it measures 30⅝ x 24 x 11 inches overall.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2008
    20th Sunday
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