Discover Desert wildlife Niger

You need to have an experienced eye to observe the animals of desert spaces. Some species however managed to adapt to this climate, hostile to all life form. You will see gazelles, fennecs, jackals, and in the Ténéré, warthogs and antelopes. Among the various scorpions and reptile species, you may also notice the presence of the spitting snake which spits venom before attacking its prey.

  • The yellow scorpion of the Sahara, Niger, Desert wildlife, The fauna and flora, Niger
    The yellow scorpion of the Sahara, Niger

    The yellow scorpion is very common in the Sahara: it even manages to survive in the inhospitable and arid sands of the Ténéré in Niger.

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    Desert wildlife
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    Desert wildlife
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    Desert wildlife
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    Desert wildlife
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    Desert wildlife
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