Taxon profile


Damaliscus Sclater & Thomas, 1894

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Bovidae - cattle, antelopes, sheep and goats »  tribus Alcelaphini

Type taxon:Antilope pygargus Pallas, 1767

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Damaliscus lunatus (Burchell, 1823) - Topi

Damaliscus lunatus - 0000100001 0

species Damaliscus pygargus (Pallas, 1767) - Bontebok

Damaliscus pygargus - 0010000001 1

Fossil taxa

species Damaliscus ademassui Vrba, 1997
Tertiary: Piacenzian
species Damaliscus agelaius Gentry & Gentry, 1978
Tertiary: Piacenzian – Quaternary: Chibanian
species Damaliscus cuiculi Arambourg, 1979
Tertiary: Piacenzian
species Damaliscus eppsi Harris, 1991
Tertiary: Piacenzian – Quaternary: Lower Pleistocene
species Damaliscus gentryi Vrba, 1977
Tertiary: Piacenzian
species Damaliscus hypsodon Faith, Potts, Plummer, Bishop, Marean & Tryon, 2012
Quaternary: Chibanian – Upper Pleistocene
species Damaliscus niro (Hopwood, 1936)
Quaternary: Lower Pleistocene – Upper Pleistocene
species Damaliscus strepsiceras Geraads, Eisenmann & Petter, 2004
Quaternary: Lower Pleistocene

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1040727]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Damaliscus Sclater & Thomas, 1894]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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