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Greater Kudukudu

Scientific Name

 

 

Average Size: 2-2.5 (6.5-8.25ft) and weighs 120-315kg (260-690lbs)

Average Lifespan: 15 years

Range/ Distribution Map

Habitat description: Brush covered plains, woodlands, and rocky hillsides of eastern and southern Africa.

Behavior/Diet: Herbivore, eats leaves, grass, flowers, herbs, fruits, and tubers. Slightly sociably making small herds of around 6. Males are in a different herd and only associate with females during mating season.

Conservation Status: Least concern because of a stable population. Biggest threat it hunting and loss of habitat.

Fun Fact:

Second largest antelope in the world.