African Warthog is an animal that appears in Zoo Tycoon 2: African Adventure and in Zoo Tycoon. It is capable of being as fast as a horse. Predators of the warthog are the lion, the cheetah and Spotted Hyena.

In Zoo Tycoon, they are compatible with the African Buffalo, Thomson's Gazelle, Gemsbok, Giraffe, Hippopotamus, Black Rhinoceros, Common Wildebeest, Okapi, Northern Mallard, Asian Elephant, Namid Desert Horse, African Elephant, Emperor Penguin, Gold Elephant, Ostrich, Greater Flamingo, Javan Rhinoceros, Przewalski's Wild Horse, and Plains Zebra.


Trivia not relevant for the game

  • The two warthog species were formerly considered conspecific under the scientific name Phacochoerus aethiopicus, but today this is limited to the desert warthog, while the best-known and most widespread species, the common warthog (or simply warthog) is Phacochoerus africanus.


In Real Life


Zoo Tycoon animals