Top 10 African Animals


The Top Ten

1 Cheetah Cheetah The cheetah, also known as the hunting leopard, is a big cat that occurs mainly in eastern and southern Africa and a few parts of Iran. The cheetah is the fastest land animal, able to run up to 75 mph and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 3 seconds

Fastest land mammal - ElSherlock

Beautifully spotted coat and fast hunters. They black lines under their eyes are to cut the glare down from the savanna

Sleek and fast this beautiful hunter looks almost alien when running - Irina2932

Ah, Cheetahs. So beautiful and stealthy. Fastest and best hands down

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2 African Lion

Love lions - ElSherlock

You're kidding, right? The sloth 3 places better than the lion? Go watch Lion King, go on a savannah safari. Which animal seems more majestic, a LION or the sloth that does absolutely nothing?

Lions area awesome. I know almost everything that is fascinating about a lion.

Seriously, if the lion wasn't in first place, I was going to have a fit.

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3 African Elephant African Elephant African elephants are elephants of the genus Loxodonta. The genus consists of two extant species: the African bush elephant, L. africana, and the smaller African forest elephant, L. cyclotis.

Elephants are majestic - ElSherlock

i love

This should be number one! Better than those stupid cheetahs and lions! Elephants are the real kings of the jungle!

Should be higher, a unique creature that has many things to be discovered.

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4 Giraffe Giraffe The giraffe is an African even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant.

Tallest animal - ElSherlock

5 Hippo Hippo The common hippopotamus, or hippo, is a large, mostly herbivorous mammal in sub-Saharan Africa, and one of only two extant species in the family Hippopotamidae, the other being the pygmy hippopotamus.

Most agressive african animal - ElSherlock

6 Hyena Hyena Hyenas or hyaenas are any feliform carnivoran mammals of the family Hyaenidae /haɪˈɛnᵻdiː/. With only four extant species, it is the fifth-smallest biological family in the Carnivora, and one of the smallest in the class Mammalia.

They are great - ElSherlock

I LOVE HYENAS! Especially the striped ones but I love all hyenas so much

Underappreciated, You've Hypnotized by Disney to kill out these animals.

Hyenas are my 2nd favorite animal after cheetahs.

7 Leopard Leopard The leopard is one of the five "big cats" in the genus Panthera. It is one of the most adaptable and the most widespread big cat; it's secrets being:well camouflaged fur; its opportunistic hunting behaviour, broad diet, and strength to move heavy carcasses into trees; its ability to adapt to various more.

Majestic cat - ElSherlock

The ninja of the jungle.

8 Panther
9 Zebra Zebra Zebras are several species of African equids united by their distinctive black and white striped coats.

Zebras are awesome - ElSherlock

Zebras Are awesome Lions Are Colorblind So Zebras look Like Grass

Zebras When Fully Grown Can Run Faster Than A Full Grown Lion

The Ningja Of The Savana

10 Nile Crocodile

Dangerous - ElSherlock

The Contenders

11 Sun Squirrel
12 Rhino Rhino A rhinoceros, often abbreviated to rhino, is one of any five extant species of odd-toed ungulates in the family Rhinocerotidae, as well as any of the numerous extinct species.
13 Baboon Baboon Baboons are African and Arabian Old World monkeys belonging to the genus Papio, part of the subfamily Cercopithecinae.

Baboons are like humans they act like us - Irina2932

14 Okapi Okapi The okapi is a giraffid artiodactyl mammal native to the northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Central Africa.

These shy creatures are the international symbol of cryptozoology - Irina2932

15 Honey Badger Honey Badger The honey badger, also known as the ratel, is widely distributed in Africa, Southwest Asia, and in the Indian subcontinent.

They are super cool.

16 Gorilla Gorilla Gorillas are ground-dwelling, predominantly herbivorous apes that inhabit the forests of central Sub-Saharan Africa.

Ah gorillas. Africa's most largest, highly intelligent, strong, endangered and gentle giant of great apes. They share up to 98% percent of DNA with humans.

17 African Wild Dog African Wild Dog
18 Kudu Kudu The kudus are two species of antelope of the genus Tragelaphus: Lesser kudu, Tragelaphus imberbis, of eastern Africa. Greater kudu, Tragelaphus strepsiceros, of eastern and southern Africa.
19 Aye-aye Aye-aye The aye-aye is a lemur, a strepsirrhine primate native to Madagascar that combines rodent-like teeth that perpetually grow and a special thin middle finger.

They are cool.

20 Ostrich Ostrich The ostrich or common ostrich is either of two species of large flightless birds native to Africa, the only living member of the genus Struthio, which is in the ratite family. In 2014, the Somali ostrich was recognized as a distinct species.

Ostriches are so cool the biggest birds on earth

21 Mongoose Mongoose
22 Duck Duck Duck is the common name for a large number of species in the waterfowl family Anatidae, which also includes swans and geese.

Lol you can find ducks anywhere

23 Elephant Elephant Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Two species are traditionally recognized, the African elephant and the Asian elephant, although some evidence suggests that African bush elephants and African forest elephants are separate species.

Coool for max

24 Cape Buffalo Cape Buffalo The African buffalo or Cape buffalo is a large African bovine. Syncerus caffer caffer, the Cape buffalo, is the typical subspecies, and the largest one, found in Southern and East Africa.
25 Caracal Caracal
26 Serval
27 Dik-dik Dik-dik

It's a small antelope that lives in Eastern and southern Africa - Metal_Treasure

28 Crocodile Crocodile Crocodiles or true crocodiles are large aquatic reptiles that live throughout the tropics in Africa, Asia, the Americas and Australia.
29 Warthog
30 Red River Hog Red River Hog

Amazing animal

31 Wildebeest Wildebeest Wildebeests, also called gnus, are antelopes in the genus Connochaetes. They belong to the family Bovidae, which includes antelopes, cattle, goats, sheep, and other even-toed horned ungulates.
32 Bongo
33 Dung Beetle Dung Beetle
34 Vulture Vulture
35 Antelope
36 Egyptian Cobra
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