Waterbuck have long bodies and necks and short legs. The hair is coarse, and they have a mane on their necks. Head and body length ranges from 177 – 235 cm and shoulder height from 120 – 136 cm. Only male waterbuck have horns, which are curved forward and vary in length from 55 – 99 cm. The length of the horns is determined by the age of the waterbuck. The lower part of the legs is black with white rings above the hooves.
Mass: 160 to 300 kg; avg. 230 kg (352 to 660 lbs; avg. 506 lbs)
Greater kudu are one of the tallest antelopes, with shoulder heights ranging from 100 cm to 150 cm. Greater kudus have the largest horns in the bushbuck tribe, averaging 120 cm in length.
The springbok is a strikingly marked, gazellelike antelope. It has a white face with dark stripes from the mouth to the eyes, a reddish-brown coat that turns to a darker shade and then to white on the lower third of its body, and a white backside.
Average length of horns: 102cm. Both sexes carry horns, but those of the bull are longer and more robust. The transversely ridged horns rise up from the skull and then sweep backwards in a pronounced curve.
Black wildebeest are dark brown to black in color, males being darker in color than females. Both sexes become lighter in coat color in the summer, and develop shaggier coats in the winter.
The steenbuck is a small antelope. The length of its head and body ranges from 70 – 95 cm. The shoulder height varies from 45 – 60 cm. The tail is very short, with total length ranging from 4 – 6 cm.