Gazelle Image
- Free Image Download

Printing and Framing Gazelle Prints (Artwork) for Your Home or Office

This page is designed to give you ideas on types of prints that might work and some general information around your chosen animal prints theme. Order prints and have them carefully rolled and safely secured in a cardboard cylinder and delivered to your door.

Mammal Animals:

Aardvark Prints | Alpaca Prints | American Bison Prints | Anteater Prints | Antelope Prints | Ape Prints | Armadillo Prints | Donkey Prints | Baboon Prints | Badger Prints | Bat Prints | Bear Prints | Beaver Prints | Bison Prints | Boar Prints | Buffalo Prints | Bush Baby Prints | Camel Prints | Caribou Prints | Cat Prints | Chamois Prints | Cheetah Prints | Chimpanzee Prints | Chinchilla Prints | Coyote Prints | Deer Prints | Dinosaur Prints | Dog Prints | Dolphin Prints | Dugong Prints | Echidna Prints | Eland Prints | Elephant Prints | Elephant Seal Prints | Elk Prints | Emu Prints | Ferret Prints | Fox Prints | Gaur Prints | Gazelle Prints | Gerbil Prints | Giant Panda Prints | Giraffe Prints | Gnu Prints | Goat Prints | Gopher Prints | Gorilla Prints | Guanaco Prints | Guinea Pig Prints | Hamster Prints | Hare Prints | Hedgehog Prints | Hippopotamus Prints | Human Prints | Hyena Prints | Jackal Prints | Jaguar Prints | Kangaroo Prints | Koala Prints | Kouprey Prints | Kudu Prints | Lemur Prints | Leopard Prints | Lion Prints | Llama Prints | Loris Prints | Manatee Prints | Meerkat Prints | Mink Prints | Mole Prints | Monkey Prints | Moose Prints | Mouse Prints | Mule Prints | Narwhal Prints | Okapi Prints | Opossum Prints | Oryx Prints | Otter Prints | Ox Prints | Panther Prints | Pig Prints | Platypus Prints | Pony Prints | Porcupine Prints | Porpoise Prints | Prairie Dog Prints | Rabbit Prints | Raccoon Prints | Ram Prints | Rat Prints | Red Deer Prints | Red Panda Prints | Rhinoceros Prints | Sea Lion Prints | Seal Prints | Serval Prints | Shark Prints | Sheep Prints | Shrew Prints | Skunk Prints | Squirrel Prints | Tapir Prints | Tarsier Prints | Tiger Prints | Turkey Prints | Vicuna Prints | Wallaby Prints | Walrus Prints | Water Buffalo Prints | Weasel Prints | Whale Prints | Wolf Prints | Wombat Prints | Yak Prints | Zebra Prints |


Gazelle Prints

Young gazelle name: calf

Female gazelle: cow

Male gazelle: bull

A group of gazelles is called: herd

Gazelle classification: gazelline

Gazelle class: Mammal

A gazelle (Arabic: transliteration: azl) is an antelope currently or formerly in the genus Gazella. Two additional genera, Eudorcas and Nanger, now include six species of gazelles that used to be considered members of the genus Gazella, when Eudorcas and Nanger were considered subgenera. Likewise, the genus Procapra has been considered a subgenus of Gazella, and its members are also referred to as gazelles, but they are not treated in this article.

Gazelles are known as swift animals; they are able to reach high speeds (as high as 80 km/h) for long periods of time. Gazelles are mostly found in the deserts, grasslands and savannas of Africa, but they are also found in southwest and central Asia, and the Indian Subcontinent. They tend to live in herds and will eat less coarse, easily digestible plants and leaves.

The gazelle species are classified as part of the order Artiodactyla, family Bovidae and genera Gazella, Eudorcas and Nager. Members of the Artiodactyla order are principally distinguished by the foot; they have an even number of toes (the bovid family comprises 6 genera and 12 species). The taxonomy of these genera is a confused one, and the classification of species and subspecies has been an unsettled issue. Three speciesthe Red Gazelle, the Arabian Gazelle, and the Queen of Sheba's Gazelleare extinct. Most other gazelle species are considered threatened, to varying degrees.

A recognizable example of the gazelle is Thomson's Gazelle (Eudorcas thomsonii), which is around 60 to 90 cm (23 to 35 inches) in height at the shoulder and is coloured brown and white with a distinguishing black stripe (as in the picture on the right). The males have long, often curved, horns. Tommies, as they are familiarly called, exhibit a distinctive behaviour of stotting (running slowly and jumping high before fleeing) when they are threatened by predators such as lions or cheetahs. This is a primary piece of evidence for the handicap principle advanced by Amotz Zahavi in the study of animal communication and behaviour.

Grant's Gazelle

Mhorr Gazelle

Thomson's Gazelle


Gazelle Trivia

What do you call a baby gazelle?
Answer: A baby gazelle is called a calf.

What do you call a female gazelle?
Answer: A female gazelle is called a cow.

What do you call a male gazelle?
Answer: A male gazelle is called a bull.

What do you call a group of gazelles?
Answer: A group of gazelles are called a herd.

Question: What is the scientific classification of a gazelle?
Answer: A gazelle has the scientific classification of gazelline.

Question: What class is a gazelle in?
Answer: A gazelle is in the mammal class.

vector illustration of standing ...
vector illustration of standing ...
male arabian sand gazelle ...
male arabian sand gazelle ...
grant's gazelle nanger granti ...
thomson's gazelle taken in...
grant's gazelle male buck
young cheetah is hunting on...
young cheetah is hunting on...
thomson's gazelle standing on...
logo gazelle
logo gazelle
oriental algerian sweet cookies ...
oriental algerian sweet cookies ...
sand gazelle
sand gazelle
springbok  antidorcas...
springbok antidorcas...
vector persian gazelle impala
vector persian gazelle impala
elegant thomson
elegant thomson's gazelle at...
soemmerring's gazelle nanger...
dama gazelle  addra gazelle  or ...
dama gazelle addra gazelle or ...