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Unlike the true fishes, sharks don’t have internal bone, but instead have a cartilaginous skeleton (Chondrichthyes). Carcharidon carcharius is one of the largest species of sharks. It has a conical, relatively short snout, long gill slits and a large dorsal fin. The second dorsal fin is small, and it has a big curved caudal fin….

Baboons live mostly in the African woodland savanna, and highland grasslands. They never wander far from trees, or a source of water. The Chacma baboon is found in the countries of Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. On the Cape Whale Coast they live in the mountains and sometimes venture down into…

List of Birds found in the Overberg, in alphabetical order: First number = Robert’s Bird Number Second number = Possibility of sighting, where 1= high, 2=average, 3=low, 4=unlikely * =introduced species Name Roberts Number Sighting Albatross Blackbrowed 12 4 Albatross Shy 11 4 Albatross Wandering 10 4 Albatross Yellownosed 14 4 Apalis Barthroated 465 2…

The African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus), also known as the Black-footed Penguin (and formerly as the Jackass Penguin), can be found on the mainland at Betty’s Bay and on Dyer Island near Gansbaai. There is a platform for viewing the Penguins at Stony Point in Betty’s Bay and boat charters take trips to Dyer Island from…

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