Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/52552

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Artiodactyla
Family:Bovidae
Genus:Redunca
Genus species:Redunca redunca

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:100-130 cm
Height:69-89 cm
Weight:45 kg
Identification:The Bohor reedbuck is light buff with black marked forelegs. Its horns are hooked to the front and are found on males only.
Habitat:Savannas, lowlands
Diet:Herbivore: grasses
A single male holds a territory that is occupied by 1-2 females. They are relatively unsocial animals. If larger groups happen to gather, they are held together by very unstable and weak bonds.
Behavior:Bohor reedbuck are nocturnal.
Status:No special status

Other Information

Geographic:Central Africa Date:1958-1988 Subjects:Bohor reedbuck
even-toed ungulate
Reedbucks
Bovidae
Artriodactyla
Mammals
Vertebrates
Chordata
Ruminants
Ungulates