The addax is a desert antelope with a coat that turns white in the summer to deflect the scorching sun. Addaxes can go their entire lives without drinking water, and get liquids via their diet of grasses and leaves.
TYPE OF ANIMAL:
Mammal, Artiodactyla (even-toed ungulate)
At Serious Risk
Up to 25 years
Groups of five to 30 individuals, led by an older male.