Africa is well-known for its wildlife. Everybody knows the Big 5: lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants, and buffalo. However, the continent is also home to some strange and wonderful animals that you may have never heard of. In fact Africa boasts over 1,000 mammals and 2,000 birds, according to Africa Guide, that call the continent home!
GIGGAG has collected a list of some of the most interesting African animals for you to see!
Are there any other animals that should have made it on this list? Tell us in the comments below if any of these animals surprised you!
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