Aepyceros


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Noun1.Aepyceros - African antelopes: impalasAepyceros - African antelopes: impalas    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
Aepyceros melampus, impala - African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps
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(1971): Geratodontology and horn growth of the impala (Aepyceros melampus).
Common ungulates include plains zebra (Equus burchelli), impala (Aepyceros melampus), dik-dik (Madoqua kirkii), Grant's gazelle (Gazella granti), African elephant (Loxodonta africana), hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus), oryx (Oryx beisa), eland (Taurotragus oryx), giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), buffalo (Syncerus caffer), gerenuk (Litocranius walleri), black rhino (Diceros bicornis), white rhino (Ceratotherium simum), Grevys zebra (Equus grevyi), and waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) [33].
The protected areas support a rich diversity of ungulates and potential prey including blue wildebeest Connochaetes taurinus, common warthog Phacochoerus africanus, greater kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros, impala Aepyceros melampus, nyala Tragelaphus angasii, plains zebra Equus quagga and waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus.
Examination of the rumen bacteria and methanogenic archaea of wild impalas (Aepyceros melampus melampus) from Pongola, South Africa.
We report detection of RVFV in springbok (Antidorcas marsupialis), wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), and black-faced impala (Aepyceros melampus petersi) in Etosha National Park.
This occurs mostly on private land, with the most commonly hunted species being impala (Aepyceros melampus), warthog (Phacochoerus aethiopicus), and kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros), which all share habitat with the SGH.
Estimating density of Kirk's dikdik (Madoqua kirkii Gunther), impala (Aepyceros melampus Lichtenstein) and common zebra (Equus burchelli Gray) at Mpala, Laikipia District, Kenya.
Thomson, "Natural transmission of foot-and-mouth disease virus between African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) ans impala (Aepyceros melampus) in the Kruger National Park, South Africa," Epidemiology and Infection, vol.
The control-free areas in the study area range from 450-1100 ha, where there are Cape buffalo Syncerus caffer (Sparrman, 1779), giraffe Giraffa Camelopardalis (L., 1758), blue wildebeest Connochaetes taurinus (Burchell, 1823), white rhinoceros Ceratotherium simum (Burchell, 1817), black rhinoceros Diceros bicornis (L., 1758), impala Aepyceros melampus (Lichtenstein, 1812), kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros (Pallas, 1766), waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus (Ogilby, 1833), gemsbok Oryxgazella (L., 1758) and zebra (Equus quagga burchelli) (Boddaert, 1785).
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.
Majok, "Anatomical studies on the spinal cord segments of the impala (Aepyceros melampus)," Anatomia, Histologia, Embryologia, vol.