Alcelaphus Blainville 1816 (hartebeest)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Parent taxon: Alcelaphinae according to A. W. Gentry 2010

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Carroll 1988, Grubb 2001 and Vrba 1997

Sister taxa: Alcelaphina, Awashia, Beatragus, Connochaetes, Damalacra, Damalborea, Damaliscina, Damaliscus, Maremmia, Numidocapra, Parmularius, Sigmoceros

Subtaxa: Alcelaphus buselaphus Alcelaphus kattwinkeli Alcelaphus lichtensteini

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Congo-Kinshasa (5 collections), Cote D'Ivoire (1), Djibouti (1), Egypt (42), Ethiopia (7), Israel (2), Kenya (20), Libya (3), Morocco (4), South Africa (32), Sudan (2), Swaziland (3), Tanzania (14), Zambia (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (1), Malawi (1), South Africa (1)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (1), Malawi (1), South Africa (1)

Total: 146 collections including 149 occurrences

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