Kobus kob Erxleben 1777 (kob)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Bovidae

Alternative combinations: Adenota kob, Antilope kob

Belongs to Kobus according to J. Peters 1990

See also Agnarsson and May-Collado 2008, Erxleben 1777, Gentry 2010 and Ledger 1963

Sister taxa: Kobus barbarus, Kobus basilcookei, Kobus defassa, Kobus ellipsiprymnus, Kobus korotorensis, Kobus laticornis, Kobus leche, Kobus megaceros, Kobus oricornus, Kobus porrecticornis, Kobus presigmoidalis, Kobus sigmoidalis, Kobus subdolus, Kobus tchadensis, Kobus vardoni

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Algeria (1 collection), the Congo-Kinshasa (4), Cote D'Ivoire (1), Djibouti (1), Ethiopia (5), Kenya (9), Niger (1), Tanzania (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of the Congo-Kinshasa (2), Ethiopia (1), Kenya (13)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (5)

Total: 48 collections each including a single occurrence

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