C. capensis, while the legs are fully spotted and the colour-pattern on the body (especially in the last-named) is more of a blotched type, that The North African or Nubian Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis).
High; the stem of the other, Hemitelia capensis, sometimes reaches 30 ft.
Ant-eaters (Orycteropus capensis), porcupines, weasels, squirrels, rock rabbits, hares and cane rats are common in different localities.
Mimosa and the wild wilge-boom (Salix capensis) are the common trees on the banks and rivers, while the weeping willow is frequent round the farmsteads.
The spring hare (pedetes capensis) abounds.
Capensis or S.
Strepsiceros capensis (or S.
Thus white honeysuckle and false honeysuckle are names for the North American Azalea viscosa; Australian or heath honeysuckle is the Australian Banksia serrata, Jamaica honeysuckle, Passiflora laurifolia, dwarf honeysuckle the widely spread Cornus suecica, Virgin Mary's honeysuckle the European Pulmonaria officinalis, while West Indian honeysuckle is Tecoma capensis, and is also 'a' name applied to Desmodium.
Capensis), the long-eared rock-hare (L.
Of this form the earliest known species, P. capensis, is the type; but there are many other species, as P. syriaca, and P. brucei from Syria and eastern Africa.
P. capensis from South Africa is hardy south of the Thames and in favoured localities.
Capensis, or Cape ant-bear from South Africa, and the northern aard-vark (0.
Thiselton-Dyer (ed.), Flora Capensis, vols.
- The Cape Barn-owl (Strix capensis), showing the kitelike surfaces presented by the ventral aspect of the wings and body in flight.
Brown, Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States and Canada (New York, 1896); Hooker's Flora of British India; Flora Capensis (edited by W.