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situtunga

an antelope with spreading feet adapted to marshy ground. Called also marsh-buck, Limnotragus spekei.
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The Mwai Kibaki regime is recognised for taking action to preserve the sitatunga.
What makes the sitatunga special to me is his chosen environment.
The area had been exceedingly kind to us as we supplied the skinning shed with East African Bohor reedbuck, oribi, Nile bushbuck, East African sitatunga and East African bush duiker.
The region is great for buffalo, pretty good for cats and spectacular for sable, and it has a lot of sitatunga along the papyrus-lined rivers.
Sitatunga baby Nova is the latest addition to The Birmingham Nature Centre.
1990) indicated that the conservation statuses of yellow-backed duikers and the bongos were satisfactory and that extensive swamp forest meant a widespread distribution of sitatungas all over the DRC.
It contains forest elephants, western lowland gorillas, leopards, chimpanzees, forest and red river hogs, dwarf and slender-snouted crocodiles, innumerable kinds of monkeys, and nine species of forest antelope, including the reclusive sitatunga and the supremely beautiful bongo.
Lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena and hunting dogs and many antelope, including the rare and shy, wateradapted sitatunga, all have their home here as do a staggering variety of birds.
The bovines (Bovinae) include: all domesticated cattle, sheep, and goats, and their closest wild relatives such as the buffalo and bison; the enormous elands (Taurotragus); the "forest" antelopes, two Asian species; the nilgai (Boselaphus tragocamelus); the four-horned antelope (Tetracerus cuadricornis); and the African genus Tragelaphus, species linked to forests and wetlands such as the sitatunga (T.
Part of the answer is you can hunt big-game animals, some of which have never been taken by a modern archer--like forest sitatunga, bongo, giant forest hog, red river hog.
In the great Okavango Delta and adjacent reserves, we saw wild dogs, impala, lechwe, gnu, kudo, jackals, baboons, elephants, crocodiles, hippopotami, kons, giraffes, the elusive sitatunga, aardvarks, wildebeest, warthogs, fish eagles, sec retary birds, multicolored rollers, honeyguides, and a gokath heron.
en it was just time for a train ride through the Equatorial Trail, where they spotted sitatunga, tapir and capybara, before making the most of the park's fairground attractions.