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n.1.(Zool.) A small, graceful, and swift African antelope, allied to the klipspringer.
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Brashares and Arcese (1999a, b) suggest dominant male oribi Ourebia ourebi restrict defecation volume and occurrence in order to increase the frequency of territory marking events.
The Biosphere Reserve also hosts a rich fauna (Poussy and Bakyono, 1991) consisting of mammal species such as the hippopotamus, elephant (Loxodonta africana Cuvier), bushbuck (Tragelaphus scriptus Pallas), roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus Desmarest), warthog (Phacocoerus africanus Gmelin), Oribi (Ourebia ourebi Zimmerman), duiker (Sylvicapra grimmia L.
in our study, this would be oribi Ourebia ourebi, warthog Phacochoerus aetiopicus and reedbuck Redunca redunca).
bohor reedbuck Redunca redunca wardi and oribi Ourebia ourebi cottoni.
1974: Notes sur l'ecologie et le comportement des oribis (Ourebia ourebi Zimmermann, 1783).