In total, this area is similar in size to the Netherlands. The park boasts more than 500 species of birds, 147 species of mammals, at least 116 species of reptiles, 34 species of frogs and 49 species of fish. Lion, leopard, cheetah (including the rare king cheetah), buffalo, giraffe, zebra and many species of large antelope are also present within Gonarezhou National Park. The rare nyala and smaller suni are two of the highlights of the Park’s smaller antelopes. Unique species of aquatic wildlife such as the Zambezi shark, freshwater goby, black bream and the turquoise killifish can be seen throughout the park’s rivers and pools.