Malawi

National Animal of Malawi

Thomson’s gazelle is the official national animal of Malawi. The scientific name of the Thomson’s gazelle or the Tommie gazelle is Eudorcas thomsonii. The national animal of Malawi, the Thomson’s gazelle is the smallest, daintiest and fastest of all gazelles, which was named after the Scottish explorer, Joseph Thomson who explored Africa in 1890.The word “gazelle”...