Aepyceros melampus


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Related to Aepyceros melampus: Tragelaphus strepsiceros, Aepycerotinae
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Noun1.Aepyceros melampus - African antelope with ridged curved hornsAepyceros melampus - African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
Aepyceros, genus Aepyceros - African antelopes: impalas
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1758), impala Aepyceros melampus (Lichtenstein, 1812), kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros (Pallas, 1766), waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus (Ogilby, 1833), gemsbok Oryxgazella (L.
This follows changes in taxonomy for Phrynosoma coronatum (Montanucci, 2004), Trapelus agilis (Rastegar-Pouyani, 2005), and Aepyceros melampus (BastosSilveria, 2007) where the change was supported by morphometric and multivariate analysis.
1 1 Eland Taurotragus oryx 6 1 Hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus 1 1 2 1 Hyena Crocuta crocuta 1 1 Impala Aepyceros melampus 3 3 58 3 7 2 Klipspringer Oreotragus oreotragus 1 1 Oribi Ourebia ourebi 4 2 Ovicaprine 41 3 494 18 124 5 Steenbok Raphicerus campestris 2 1 Thompson's Gazelle Gazella thomsoni 12 3 35 3 10 2 Warthog Phacochoerus africanus 1 1 1 1 Total 76 18 659 41 157 15 Cyprinidae 32 3 1377 28 7 2 Bagridae 4 1 15 1 Cichlidae 4 3 765 8 Claridae 8 1 169 5 Citharinidae 4 1 Protopterus aeathiopicus 20 3 Total 48 8 2350 46 7 2 No.