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The antelope of Africa / Willem Frost ; edited by Trevor Carnaby

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Author:
Frost, Willem  Search this
Editor:
Carnaby, Trevor  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 358 pages : colour illustrations, colour maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Identification
Place:
Africa
Date:
2014
Contents:
Africa : political map -- Part I. About Africa and its antelope -- Part II. The species of African antelope. The Tragelaphini tribe (the spiral-horned antelope : kudu, bongo, bushbuck, nyala, sitatunga and eland). Eland species ; The Hippotragini tribe (the horse-like antelope : sable, roan, gemsbok, oryx and addax). Oryx species ; The Alcelaphini tribe (wildebeest, hartebeest and bastard hartebeest). Bastard hartebeest species (bontebok, blesbok and tsessebe group). Tsessebe group ; The Reduncini tribe (the water-related antelope : waterbuck, lechwe, kob, puku, reedbuck, mountain reedbuck). Waterbuck species. Lechwe species ; The Aepycerotini tribe (impala) ; The Peleini tribe (grey rhebok) ; The Antilopini tribe (gazelles) ; The Ammodorcadini tribe (dibatag) ; The Cephalophini tribe (the duikers) ; The Neotragini tribe (small antelope with short straight horns : oribi, klipspringer, dik-dik, steenbok, grysbok, suni, royal antelope, Bates' pigmy antelope and Beira antelope). Dik-dik species. Grysbok species ; The Tragulidae family (water chevrotain) -- Appendix I. List of African antelope -- Appendix II. List of heights, weights and horn lengths
Topic:
Antelopes  Search this
Antelopes--Conservation  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1057072