What Do You Know About The Hirola

10 Questions
What Do You Know About The Hirola

Hirola or Hunter’s antelope is a critically endangered antelope species found on the border between Kenya and Somalia, take a quiz and learn about this mammal

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which year was this animal first discovered?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1998

    • C. 

      1888

    • D. 

      2005

  • 2. 
    Zoologist roams the world to discover new species or endangered species facing extinction due to?
    • A. 

      Poaching activities

    • B. 

      Deforestation

    • C. 

      Bush Burning

    • D. 

      Buying and seling

  • 3. 
    What is the name of the zoologist that discovered this animal?
    • A. 

      Graham Hunter

    • B. 

      John Boyce

    • C. 

      Bliad Hunter

    • D. 

      H.C.V. Hunter

  • 4. 
    It is the only extant member of the genus?
    • A. 

      Insecta

    • B. 

      Beatragus

    • C. 

      Animalia

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The global hirola population is estimated at?
    • A. 

      300-550

    • B. 

      300-502

    • C. 

      303-504

    • D. 

      300-500

  • 6. 
    The Hirola is a medium-sized antelope, they belong to the family of
    • A. 

      Insecta

    • B. 

      Chariole

    • C. 

      Enigmus

    • D. 

      Bovidae

  • 7. 
    They have predominantly white inner ears and a white tail, they are species of
    • A. 

      Enigmus

    • B. 

      Orastus

    • C. 

      Chordata

    • D. 

      B.Hunteri

  • 8. 
    What centimeter does Hirola ear length come in at?
    • A. 

      40cm

    • B. 

      19cm

    • C. 

      18cm

    • D. 

      20cm

  • 9. 
    Hirola total body weight comes in at?
    • A. 

      72-128kg

    • B. 

      72-118kg

    • C. 

      74-180kg

    • D. 

      73-118kg

  • 10. 
    What is the other name they are called?
    • A. 

      Scouting antelope

    • B. 

      Four-eyed antelope

    • C. 

      Fast feet

    • D. 

      All of the above