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antelope

member of the family Bovidae, including the genus Tragelaphus, which contains many genera of African antelopes. Includes a large variety of hollow-horned ruminants from dog to cow size. Many types of horns but all simple and persistent.
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If you're interested in a spot-and-stalk African bowhunt, I strongly recommend Oribi Gorge Safaris.
We test these predictions using data collected over 31 yr (1967-1997) on births for the thirteen ungulate species: unpublished data are presented for wildebeest, zebra, topi, kongoni, impala, waterbuck, warthog, and giraffe while other data are available for African buffalo (Sinclair 1977a), Grant's gazelle (Walther 1972), Thomson's gazelle (Bradley 1977), oribi (Jongejan et al.
Holotype: [female] SOUTH AFRICA: KwaZulu-Natal: Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve, Samango waterfall trail, 30[degrees]42.
QUILT FJORD BATCH AGATE UNMEW LAVER IVORY WAFER ORIBI ELITE MIXUP AZONS TINES YONIC ASIDE ROUGE AGENT SPEAK HONED DOLES
Knock Dee, a floating storage and offloading vessel, is operating on bareboat charter for PetroSA on the Oribi field offshore South Africa.
Modification of grasses or bushes prior to rubbing with the antorbital glands has been documented in oribi (Ourebia ourebia; Gosling 1972) and hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus; Gosling 1985).
gnou), red hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus), roan antelope (Hippotragus equinus), the bonteboks (Damaliscus), the handsome common waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus), reedbucks (Redunca), oribi (Ourebia ourebi), the tiny dik-diks (Madoqua), and the even smaller royal antelope (Neotragus pygmaeus), the smallest living antelope, weighing only 7-9 lb (3-4 kg).
The fence will increase protection against poachers, protect villagers from crop and livestock damage and secure a large chunk of rhino habitat, which will also be home to other endangered species, including elephants, roan and sable antelopes, oribi and eland.
Block 9, which has a total area in excess of 5 million acres, has water depths generally less than 650 feet, and has commercial oil production from the Oribi Field (up to 25,000 barrels per day from two wells) and gas production from the F-A Field (about 190 million cubic feet per day).
The entire gazelle clan cooks up sweet and tender, but the really small antelope--dik dik, duiker, oribi, steenbok, the works--are fabulous.
1986, McGregor, carrying off bee; 1 [female] Oribi Gorge Nat.