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Noun1.Litocranius - antelopes of eastern Africa: gerenuksLitocranius - antelopes of eastern Africa: gerenuks
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
gerenuk, Litocranius walleri - slender East African antelope with slim neck and backward-curving horns
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Furthermore the HI of Giraffokeryx punjabiensis is similar to the average for four regular browsers (BB); Odocoileus virginianus Hylochoerus minertzhageni Mazama mazama americana Choeropsis liberiensis and three high-level browsers (HB); Alces alces (Erxleben 1777) Litocranius walleri and Okapia johnstoni.
The browsing group consisted of: Boocerus euryceros (bongo), Giraffa camelopardalis (giraffe), Litocranius walleri (gerenuk), Tragelaphus imberbis (lesser kudu), Tragelaphus strepsiceros (greater kudu), and Okapia johnstoni (okapi).
Considering coincidence of generic distributions with only Marburg hemorrhagic fever occurrences (Table 2), an initial list included 63 genera; 22 of these were omitted because their species had a large body size or were primates (Perodicticus, Galago, Gorilla, Leptailurus, Atilax, Dologale, Mungos, Crocuta, Lutra, Civettictis, Ceratotherium, Owcteropus, Pommochoerus, Litocranius, Taurotragus, Tragelaphus, Cephalophus, Sylvicapra, Oryx, Kobus, Redunca, Manis).