Species Hippotragus niger (Harris, 1838) (Sable antelope)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Animalia
  • - phylum: Chordata
  • -- class: Mammalia
  • --- order: Artiodactyla
  • ---- family: Bovidae
  • ----- species: Hippotragus niger
Characteristics:herbivore; height: 135 cm; the coat is dark brown on the back and white on the belly and buttocks; the face is white with three vertical black stripes; both sexes have horns which curve backwards; the female is slightly smaller than the male
Countries:

BW
Botswana
MZ
Mozambique
ZA
South Africa
ZW
Zimbabwe
Ecoregions:

AT0709
Kalahari Acacia-Baikiaea woodlands
AT0717
Southern Africa bushveld
AT0719
Southern Miombo woodlands
AT0725
Zambezian and Mopane woodlands
Links:
References:Cillié 1997: 36
Source: wikimedia
Date: 2007-08-18
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Creator: Dezidor
Permission: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License
Source: wikimedia
Date: unknown
Place: Bostwana
Creator: Unknown
Permission: Public Domain

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