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Coke's hartebeest

Alcelaphus buselaphus cokii

Description:

Large antelope with sloping appearance - i.e slightly higher in forequarters than in rear. Uniformly yellow fawn coat, slightly paler in hindquarters, with whitish rump and underside. Long and narrow face with small pointed ears and sickle-shaped horns.

Habitat:

Observed in large numbers in Nairobi NP, savanna and close to water points. This subspecies of hartebeest is confined to Kenya and Tanzania.


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Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Kajiado, Kenya

Lat: -1.37, Long: 36.84

Spotted on Feb 21, 2016
Submitted on Dec 3, 2016

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