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Kudu

Tragelaphus strepsiceros

Description:

Greater kudus have a narrow body with long legs, and their coats can range from brown/bluish-grey to reddish-brown. They possess between 4–12 vertical white stripes along their torso. The head tends to be darker in colour than the rest of the body, and exhibits a small white chevron which runs between the eyes.

Habitat:

Kudu prefers dense bush, wooded foot hills of mountain areas, open Knobthorn woodlands in the Kruger National Park and game farms in Mpumalanga, the Mopane and Miombo woodlands of the Northern and North-western Provinces, and countries beyond.

Notes:

Spotted in Kruger National Park, South Africa

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Ba-Phalaborwa Local Municipality, Limpopo, South Africa

Spotted on Nov 15, 2010
Submitted on Nov 24, 2014

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