Taxon profile


Oryx de Blainville, 1816

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

Scientific synonyms

Praedamalis Dietrich, 1950

Type taxon:Antilope oryx Pallas, 1777

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Oryx beisa Rüppell, 1835 - Beisa Oryx

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species Oryx dammah (Cretzschmar, 1826) - Scimitar-horned Oryx

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species Oryx gazella (Linnaeus, 1758) - South African Oryx

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species Oryx leucoryx (Pallas, 1777) - Arabian Oryx

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Fossil taxa

species Oryx deturi (Dietrich, 1950)
species Oryx eleulmensis Arambnourg, 1979
Quaternary: Lower Pleistocene – Chibanian
species Oryx howelli (Vrba & Gatesy, 1994)
Tertiary: Middle Pliocene
species Oryx sivalensis (Lydekker, 1878)

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synonymized name based on fossil type material

extinct taxon