Tragelaphus


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Noun1.Tragelaphus - African antelopes: kudusTragelaphus - African antelopes: kudus; bongos; nyalas; bushbucks
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
Boocercus eurycerus, Tragelaphus eurycerus, bongo - large forest antelope of central Africa having a reddish-brown coat with white stripes and spiral horns
koodoo, koudou, kudu - either of two spiral-horned antelopes of the African bush
harnessed antelope - any of several antelopes of the genus Tragelaphus having striped markings resembling a harness
Tragelaphus angasi, nyala - spiral-horned South African antelope with a fringe of white hairs along back and neck
mountain nyala, Tragelaphus buxtoni - shaggy antelope of mountains of Ethiopia
bushbuck, guib, Tragelaphus scriptus - antelope with white markings like a harness and twisted horns
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Patterns of association, nestedness, and species co-occurrence of helminth parasites in the greater kudu, Tragelaphus strepsiceros, in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, and the Etosha National Park, Namibia.
Several studies have reported endocrine disruption in other wildlife species including the South African eland, Tragelaphus oryx (Bornman et al.
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).
Spiral horned antelopes of Africa all belong to the genus Tragelaphus, these include Greater and Lesser kudu, bushbuck and nyala.
1758), impala Aepyceros melampus (Lichtenstein, 1812), kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros (Pallas, 1766), waterbuck Kobus ellipsiprymnus (Ogilby, 1833), gemsbok Oryxgazella (L.
Potential browser and grazer prey species on Namibian farmland are: kudu Tragelaphus strepsiceros, gemsbok Oryx gazella, hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus, springbok Antidorcas marsupialis, warthog Phacochoerus africanus and cattle Bos taurus (Marker et al.
Species like bush back Tragelaphus scriptus, tree squirrel Funiscinrus pyrrhopus, patas monkey Cercopithecus patas, and tree hyrax Dendrohyrax arborea were populous and directly sighted (absolute density).
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).
Reproductive seasonality of the nyala Tragelaphus angasi; the interaction of light, vegetation phenology, feeding style and reproductive physiology.