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nilgai, nylghaie

a large Asian antelope, 5 ft high, 6 ft long and weighing 400 to 500 lb. Gray or tan in color. Called also Boselaphus tragocamelus.
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Type species: Boselaphus tragocamelus (Pallas 1766).
1) reveal all the features of the Pleistocene boselaphine species Boselaphus namadicus, a species recorded from the Upper Siwaliks of the subcontinent.
Primer Designing: Reference sequences of complete mitochondrial genome including cytochrome-b, cytochrome-c and d loop regions for Boselaphus tragocamelus (Accession No.
Phylogenetic analysis of Boselaphus tragocamelus using cytochrome-b Gene: A total of thirteen polymorphisms were identified in cytochrome-b gene of Boselaphus tragocamelus as given in Table 2.
Regarding the bovid composition of the fauna, the forerunners of Boselaphus tragocamelus, Bubalus arnae, Bison bison, Bos taurus, Bibos banteng and Antilope cervicapra are present in the youngest sediments of the Siwaliks.