Tribe Hippotragini Sundevall 1845 (antelope)

Mammalia - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

Alternative spelling: Hippotraginae

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

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Bouvrain 1998, Gentry 2010, Grubb 2001 and Hassanin and Douzery 1999

Sister taxa: Aepycerotini, Alcelaphini, Antilopini, Caprini, Cephalophini, Etruria, Etruria, Homoiodorcas, Litocranius, Neotragini, Pantholopini, Parantidorcas, Peleini, Procapra, Reduncini, Saiga

Subtaxa: Addax Chonnochaetes Hippotragus Oryx Praedamalis Saheloryx Tchadotragus

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Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Algeria (2 collections), the Congo-Kinshasa (4), Djibouti (1), Egypt (1), Ethiopia (15), Israel (2), Kenya (15), Morocco (4), Saudi Arabia (1), South Africa (28), Sudan (3), Swaziland (1), Syria (1), Tanzania (17), Zambia (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (9), Malawi (3), South Africa (3)

• Pliocene of Chad (1), Egypt (1), Ethiopia (5), Georgia (1), Kenya (2), South Africa (4), Tanzania (17), Turkey (1)

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

• Miocene of Chad (1), Egypt (1), Kenya (3)

Total: 157 collections including 195 occurrences

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