Taxon profile


Tragelaphus eurycerus (Ogilby, 1837)

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

Scientific synonyms

Antilope eurycerus Ogilby, 1837
Taurotragus euryceros
Boocercus euryceros

Near Threatened NT


juvenile animal


Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Tragelaphus eurycerus eurycerus (Ogilby, 1837) - Lowland Bongo
subspecies Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci Oldfield Thomas, 1902 - Mountain Bongo

Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22047]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Tragelaphus eurycerus (Ogilbyi, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Tragelaphus eurycerus Ogilby, 1836]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [660:bongo]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Tragelaphus eurycerus (Ogilby, 1837)]

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species extinct in area described by check-list