Sable antelope

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Sable antelope
Adult male Hippotragus niger niger, Tswalu Kalahari Reserve, South Africa
H. n. niger cow in the southern Kruger National Park, South Africa
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Bovidae
Subfamily: Hippotraginae
Genus: Hippotragus
H. niger
Binomial name
Hippotragus niger
(Harris, 1838)
      geographic range

The sable antelope (Hippotragus niger) is an antelope. It lives in wooded savanna in East and Southern Africa.

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  1. IUCN SSC Antelope Specialist Group (2017). "Hippotragus niger". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2017: e.T10170A50188654. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-2.RLTS.T10170A50188654.en. Retrieved 13 November 2021.

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