Scientific Name:

Connochaetes Taurinus Taurinus


Southern Blue Wildebeest


Widely All Over South Africa And Namibia.


South Africa And Namibia


Connochaetes taurinus taurinus,the Southern Blue Wildebeest was named by William John Burchell in 1823.
The Connochaetes genus has 2 species.
The Blue Wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus),that has 6 sub-species and the Black Wildebeest (Connochaetes gnou).
Both species is very popular to hunt and both is recognised by Safari Club International.