• lt: Orycteropus afer
  • dt: Erdferkel
  • afrikaans: Erdvark o. Aardvark
Antbear

Shoulder height

  • 60 cm

Weight

  • 70 kg

Snout-vent lenght

  • 170 cm

Nourishment

  • ants, termites

Number of cubs

  • 1

Worth knowing

The dens that antbears lay out vary from plain caves with only one entry to complex labyrinths with tunnels, caverns and often more than 20 entries, that extend over 450 sq.m.