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genus

Elands
Taurotragus Wagner, 1855

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

Type taxon:Antilope oreas Pallas, 1777

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

species Taurotragus derbianus (Gray, 1847) - Derby Eland

Taurotragus derbianus

species Taurotragus oryx (Pallas, 1766) - Common Eland

Taurotragus oryx


Fossil taxa

species Taurotragus arkelli Leakey, 1965
Quaternary: Chibanian
species Taurotragus maroccanus Arambourg, 1939
Quaternary: Upper Pleistocene

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1295295]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [http://www.irmng.org] [as Taurotragus Wagner, 1855]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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Explanations

extinct taxon