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Southern springhare
Pedetes capensis
(Syn.: Pedetes capensis capensis)
(FORSTER, 1778)

Photo by: R. Mantei
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E./Reeder, DeeAnn (2005): Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference, Volume 2
Head-Torso-Length:35 - 45 cm
Tail length:37 - 48 cm
Weight:3 - 4 kg
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)

Current Holdings
  • Berlin (Zoologischer Garten) 
  • Frankfurt (Zoo) 
    Number: 2
    other EAZA countries
      Czech Republic:
  • Dvur Kralove (Zoo) 
  • Randers (Randers Regnskov) 
  • Moskwa (Zoo) 
    Number: 3