Hippotragus Sundevall 1845 (antelope)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

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

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Carroll 1988, Gentry 2010, Grubb 2001 and Hassanin and Douzery 1999

Sister taxa: Addax, Chonnochaetes, Oryx, Praedamalis, Saheloryx, Tchadotragus

Subtaxa: Hippotragus cookei Hippotragus equinus Hippotragus gigas Hippotragus niger Hippotragus niro

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Algeria (1 collection), the Congo-Kinshasa (4), Djibouti (1), Ethiopia (6), Israel (2), Kenya (8), Morocco (1), South Africa (25), Sudan (3), Swaziland (1), Tanzania (11), Zambia (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (5), South Africa (3)

• Pliocene of Egypt (1), Ethiopia (1), South Africa (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Kenya (2), South Africa (1)

• Miocene of Egypt (1), Kenya (1)

Total: 83 collections including 94 occurrences

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