Madoqua


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madoqua

(məˈdəʊkwə)
n
any small African antelope of the genus Madoqua
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Noun1.madoqua - genus comprising some small antelopes of eastern and northeastern AfricaMadoqua - genus comprising some small antelopes of eastern and northeastern Africa
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
dik-dik - any of several small antelopes of eastern Africa of the genus Madoqua; the size of a large rabbit
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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].
Estimating density of Kirk's dikdik (Madoqua kirkii Gunther), impala (Aepyceros melampus Lichtenstein) and common zebra (Equus burchelli Gray) at Mpala, Laikipia District, Kenya.
1989 The inheritance of the Red Colour in the Mozambique Tilapia (Oreochromis mossamhicus) Madoqua. 16(1)5-8.