Bovidae, the cow and gazelle family
Isolated patches in the Sahara desert.
The sandy and stony regions of the Sahara Desert, particularly dune regions. They have adapted to life in hyper arid areas.
To protect themselves from strong winds and the glaring sun during the day, addax dig ‘beds’ into the sand with their forefeet in which they rest, often in the shade of boulders or bushes.