Taxon profile


Dama Gazelle
Nanger dama (Pallas, 1766)

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

Scientific synonyms

Antilope dama Pallas, 1766 o
Gazella dama (Pallas, 1766)

Other names

= Addra Gazelle

Critically Endangered


juvenile animal

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Nanger dama dama (Pallas, 1766) - Common Dama Gazelle

Nanger dama dama - Common Dama Gazelle

subspecies Nanger dama mhorr (Bennett, 1833) - Addra Gazelle

Nanger dama mhorr - Addra Gazelle

subspecies Nanger dama ruficollis (C. H. Smith, 1827) - Nubian Red-necked Gazelle

Nanger dama ruficollis - Nubian Red-necked Gazelle

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Nanger dama Pallas, 1766]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Gazella dama (Pallas, 1766)]

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