Reedbuck

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Reedbucks
2009-reedbuck.jpg
Bohor reedbuck
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Bovidae
Subfamily: Reduncinae
Genus: Redunca
Hamilton Smith, 1827
Species

Redunca arundinum
Redunca fulvorufula
Redunca redunca

Reedbuck is a common name for African antelopes from the genus Redunca.[1] The reedbuck is 60 up to 90 cm. Its color is reddish brown. The reedbuck lives in eastern Africa Mozambique, Botswana, Somalia and part of Tanzania. These species are:

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Common Reedbuck (Redunca arundinum), Kruger National Park.jpg Redunca arundinum Southern reedbuck Gabon and Tanzania to South Africa
Mountain Reedbuck, Redunca flavorufula at Borakalalo National Park, South Africa (10001341816).jpg Redunca fulvorufula Mountain reedbuck sub-Saharan Africa.
Bohorrörbock-2.jpg Redunca redunca Bohor reedbuck Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania and Togo

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wikisource Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Reedbuck". Encyclopædia Britannica. 22 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 974.