All spiral-horned antelope species are polyandrous.
In many of these larger reserves, large animals ranging from several antelope species to elephant, Cape buffalo and hippopotamus can be found. Predators include lions, leopards, and Cape wild dogs.
The 16th nome was also called the Oryx nome, probably due to the prevalence of the Oryx, one of the antelope species that inhabited the area.
Characteristic of this antelope species is the groaning sound it makes as it dies.
Twelve species of mice, 10 species of carnivores, and 10 antelope species have been recorded in the park.
SCI has been criticized by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) for supporting the hunting of endangered African antelope species at game ranches in Texas and Florida and for giving awards for hunting African leopards, elephants, lions, rhinos, and buffaloes.
Alien fallow deer used to live in the area, although they are now being eliminated to make way for the re-introduction of indigenous antelope species.
Smaller mammals are still found in the park: caracal, rock hyrax and a variety of small antelope species, such as the Cape grysbok and notably the recently re-introduced klipspringer.
Gemsbok are one of the few antelope species where female trophies are sometimes more desirable than male ones.
The park is home to more than 600 elephants, 400 Cape buffaloes, over 48 endangered black rhinos "(Diceros bicornis michaeli)" as well as a variety of antelope species.
He shot and collected game trophies from around the world, took a special interest in deer and antelope species and published the first scientific description of the Persian fallow deer as a new species in 1875.
Most of Guinea-Bissau's populations of antelope species are situated in the Corubal River-Dulombi area. Hippopotamus make up an isolated population.
Courtship and mating are both brief, without most of the behaviour typically seen in other antelope species, although males do commonly skim the thighs of females with a kick of their fore legs.
The ease of hybridization shows how closely related some antelope species are.
The flagship species of the sanctuary is the near threatened blackbuck antelope, one of the four antelope species in India (Chinkara, Chausingha and Nilgai being the other three) and the most numerous large animal in the sanctuary.
The hirola ("Beatragus hunteri"), also called the Hunter's hartebeest or Hunter's antelope, is a critically endangered antelope species found on the border between Kenya and Somalia.
She will leave the newborn lying hidden for 4–5 weeks while coming back only to nurse it, which is the longest nursing period of any antelope species.
"Oryx" is a genus consisting of four large antelope species called oryxes.
No major threats to the long-term survival of the species are known; the springbok, in fact, is one of the few antelope species considered to have an expanding population.
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