Scientific Name: Alcelaphus Buselaphus Caama
Species: Cape Red Harterbeest
Region: Widely All Over South Africa And Namibia.
Country: South Africa And Namibia
There are only 2 recognised Hartebeest species (Alcelaphus)
The Common Harteberest (Alcelaphus buselaphus) and the Lichtenstein’s Hartebeest (Alcelaphus lichtensteinii).
The Alcelaphus spesie was named by Henri Marie de Blainville in 1827.
The Alcelaphus have 7 sub-species. The Red/Cape Hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus caama) is one of them.
The Cape Hartebeest was named by Ettiene Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire in 1803.