Hippotragus


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Related to Hippotragus: Hippotragus niger, Hippotragus equinus
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Noun1.Hippotragus - sable antelopesHippotragus - sable antelopes      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
Hippotragus niger, sable antelope - large black East African antelope with sharp backward-curving horns
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Il s'agit entre autres, des bandes de phacocheres, des hippotragus, des porcs-epics, plusieurs races de primates dont des chimpanzes, des babouins.
The Mascot for the 2010 tournament was Palanquinha, which was inspired by the Giant Sable Antelope (Hippotragus niger variani), a national symbol and a treasured animal in Angola.
figure By RUPI MANGAT At the Nyatote gate of Ruma National Park in Lambwe Valley near Lake Victoria, metal casts of the roan antelope (Hippotragus equines langheldi) are nailed to the gates.This subspecies of the antelope, with its face that looks like it was painted by a make-up artist, is only found in Ruma.
One-third of the total population of roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus) of about 76,000 is now thought to occur in only 4 countries: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Zambia, and Tanzania [1].
Theileriosis (Cytauxzoonosis) in Roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus): field exposure to infection and identification of potential vectors.--Onderstepoort J.
In savannah areas, the species most appreciated by trophy hunters are the bush elephant (Loxodonta africana), the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) and the large antelopes such as the giant eland (Taurotragus derbianus), roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus) and hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus).
Otobius megnini parasitizes domesticated animals, such as cattle, as well as native and exotic wildlife (Becklund, 1968) such as Addax nasomaculatus (addax), Oryx gazella (gemsbok), Tragelaphus angasii (nyala), Hippotragus niger (sable antelope), Giraffa camelopardalis (giraffe), and Equus quagga (zebras).
Le diorama devant lequel ils se trouvent est consacre a la savane australe et l'hippotrague qu'ils identifient au walu n'est pas l'antilope-cheval (Hippotragus equinus), presente en Afrique de l'Ouest et connue des Dogon, mais l'hippotrague noir (Hippotragus niger), qui ne s'observe qu'en Afrique australe (26).
Se encontro que en el tapir esta actividad era mayor a las observadas en leche de mono caraya (Alouatta caraya), elefante marino del sur (Mirounga leonina) y antilope sable (Hippotragus niger) (3).
In 2008, over 500 sable antelopes (Hippotragus niger) could not be exported to South Africa because of trade politics related to FMD.
The main tick-related problems affecting this semi-intensive commercial game ranching operation are corridor disease (theileriosis) in the buffalo and acute theileriosis in juvenile roan antelope Hippotragus equinus (Desmarest, 1804) (Uys, pers.
Ingwalathi is the isiNdebele name for the sable antelope (Hippotragus niger) which inhabits wooded savannah in East and southern Africa.