From all the preceding the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua) of NorthEast Africa differ by their hairy noses, expanded in some species into short trunks; while the widely spread klipspringer, Oreotragus saltator, with its several local races, is unfailingly distinguishable by its rounded blunt hoofs and thick, brittle, golden-flecked hair.
KLIPSPRINGER, the Boer name of a small African mountainantelope (Oreotragus saltator), ranging from the Cape through East Africa to Somaliland and Abyssinia, and characterized by its blunt rounded hoofs, thick pithy hair and gold-spangled colouring.
grayish Saltator - Only at Pax and the Wildfowl Trust (T ).
Highlights included: superb views of ornate tinamou, rock earthcreeper, brown-capped tit-spinetail, mouse-coloured tyrannulet, rufous-bellied saltator and Tucuman mountain-finch.
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