Scientific Name: Hippotragus Equinus Koba

Species: Western Roan Antelope

Region: Cameroon Savannah

Country: Cameroon


There are 2 species to the genus “Hippotragus”
1. Sable Antelope (Hippotragus niger)
2. Roan Antelope (Hippotragus equinus)
Hippotragus equinus koba,the Western Roan,also known as the Gambian Roan Antelope or the Doccoi was named by John Edward Gray in 1873