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Pronghorn

Pronghorn





Latin Name Antilocapra americana
Conservation Status Least Concern
Location W & C North America
Colour Red/Brown or Tan
Length 1 - 1.5 m (3.25 - 5 ft)
Tail 7.5 - 18 cm (3 - 7 inches)
Weight 36 - 70 kgs (79 - 155 lbs)
Life Expectancy Up to 16 Yrs

Interesting Facts

Pronghorn are also known as:
Pronghorn Antelope
Prong Buck

Pronghorn can reach speeds up to 98 km/hr (61 mph) and they are the second fastest land animal. See Top 10 Fastest Land Animals.

 


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