[Antilope cervicapra]
  Habitat: Open grasslands and scrublands
  Height: 32”
  Weight: Male (80-95 lbs)  Female (55-60 lbs)
  Average Lifespan: 16 years
  Gestation Period:
5 months
  Number of Young:
1
  Horns: Males (Females rarely)
  Conservation Status: Near Threatened

   

  - Several reintroductions made from captive bred stock in Texas
  - More black buck in this country than in nature
  - Can run almost 50 mph when necessary
  - Females usually produce a single fawn every six months

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