Tribe Tragelaphini Blyth 1863 (antelope)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Parent taxon: Bovinae according to A. Hassanin and E. J. P. Douzery 2003

See also Grubb 2001 and Hassanin and Douzery 1999

Sister taxa: Boselaphini, Bovini, Catoblepas, Duboisea, Platycerabos, Pseudonovibos, Simatherium

Subtaxa: Taurotragus Tragelaphus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Algeria (2 collections), the Congo-Kinshasa (10), Ethiopia (78), Kenya (60), Libya (1), Morocco (4), Niger (1), Rwanda (1), South Africa (42), Sudan (2), Swaziland (3), Tanzania (28), Zambia (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Ethiopia (7), Kenya (27), Malawi (3), South Africa (3)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (18), Kenya (21), Malawi (2), Morocco (1), South Africa (6), Tanzania (12), Uganda (2)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ethiopia (3), Kenya (6), South Africa (2), Tanzania (1)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (3)

• Miocene of Greece (2), Kenya (5)

Total: 362 collections including 539 occurrences

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