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Kudu - Greater Kudu; Swahili-Tandala

Tragelaphus strepsiceros

Description:

Large, long legs and short-maned shoulder hump (in males); overall coat grey-brown to rufous; 6-10 vertical stripes on the flanks, white in colour; distinct, narrow white chevron between eyes; Bulls have fringe of long hair on throat and lower neck; large and roundish ears; only bulls have long spiral horns Photo taken at Samburu National Park, Kenya

Habitat:

Wooded savanna and broken hill country with acacia woodland

Notes:

Info taken from Mammals of East Africa by Chris & Mathilde Stuart

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Karan Raghwa
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Karan Raghwa

Isiolo, Kenya

Spotted on May 21, 2019
Submitted on May 31, 2019

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