A national animal to be proud of

A national animal to be proud of

There are 4 comments on the Arab News story from Feb 26, 2012, titled A national animal to be proud of. In it, Arab News reports that:

JEDDAH: One of Saudi Arabia's most iconic beasts had no scientific name until 1857, although the beast was known and had been described nearly a century earlier by Russian zoologist Peter Sallas, who used the name "oryx" for the large African buck, the eland.

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Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#2 Feb 27, 2012
Tastes like sandy chicken with a slight petroleum aftertaste.
Truespeak

Mumbai, India

#3 Feb 27, 2012
Does this animal too indulge in wife beatings ?
Aspirin Between My Legos

Media, PA

#4 Feb 27, 2012
Them oryx are regular vacuum cleaners.

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#5 Feb 27, 2012
Aspirin Between My Legos wrote:
Them oryx are regular vacuum cleaners.
Hmmm any relation to anteaters??

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