Damaliscus lunatus Burchell 1823 (common tsessebe)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Alternative combination: Antilope lunata

Belongs to Damaliscus according to J. Peters 1990

Sister taxa: Damaliscus ademassui, Damaliscus agelaius, Damaliscus cuiculi, Damaliscus dorcas, Damaliscus eppsi, Damaliscus gentryi, Damaliscus korrigum, Damaliscus porrocornutus, Damaliscus pygargus, Damaliscus strepsiceras

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (3 collections), Kenya (2), South Africa (1), Sudan (2), Swaziland (3), Zambia (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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