Taurotragus


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Related to Taurotragus: Tragelaphus, Taurotragus oryx, eland
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Noun1.Taurotragus - African antelopes: elandsTaurotragus - African antelopes: elands    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
eland - either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes
common eland, Taurotragus oryx - dark fawn-colored eland of southern and eastern Africa
giant eland, Taurotragus derbianus - large dark striped eland of western equatorial Africa
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evertsi is a two-host species and its preferred wildlife hosts include zebras and eland Taurotragus oryx (Pallas, 1766) (Norval 1981).
The Giant eland Taurotragus derbianus is the largest antelope in the world and belongs among the flagship species of Central and West Africa.
Vulgar name Scientific name Localities Horse Equus cabalus 1, 2, 7, 18 (Linnaeus, 1758) Dog Canis familiaris 3, 4, 15, 16, (Linnaeus, 1758) 19, 20 Fowl Galus gallus 3 *, 4, 8-11, (Linnaeus,1758) 14-17, 19, 21 Donkey Equus asinus 6, 7, 19, 21 (Linnaeus,1758) Eland Taurotragus oryx 7 (Wagner 1885) Sambar Deer Cervus unicolors 7 (Kerr,1792) Ox Bos taurus 7.