Scientific Name: Tragelaphus Strepciceros Strepciceros

Species: Eastern Cape Kudu

Region: Eastern Cape

Country: South Africa


Tragelaphus strepciceros strepciceros,the East Cape Greater Kudu was named by Peter Pallas in 1766.
The difference between the 2 South African sub-species lies in geographic seperation,smaller body size and horns,for the East Cape Kudu. Characterised,typically,with a black face.