LoginLOGIN
RegisterREGISTER
ResourcesRESOURCES

SCI HomeSCI HOME

Blue Wildebeest | Online Record Book Preview


This is a preview of the Blue Wildebeest species only.
Once you subscribe you will be able to view all the entry details for hundreds of different species, including full score sheets and photos.

Blue Wildebeest - Species Detail

AKA: Black-Tailed Wildebeest Gold: 80 7/8" Gold (Bow): 79 7/8"
Endangered: Silver: 76 2/8" Silver (Bow): 75 1/8"
Bronze: 70" Bronze (Bow): 54"
Blue Wildebeest
Map Legend

Connochaetes taurinus taurinus

Nu azul (Sp), Streifengnu (G), Gnou bleu (F), Blouwildebees (Af). Nearly everyone calls it "blue wildebeest," though it is not actually blue (but in some lights its color could be interpreted as bluish gray). Also called black-bearded wildebeest.

DESCRIPTION The general color is dark silvery gray with a brown tinge. The beard is black.

DISTRIBUTION Southern Angola, western Zambia, northern and eastern Namibia, most of Botswana, western and southern Zimbabwe, and parts of Mozambique south of the Zambezi.

Formerly widespread in South Africa north of the Orange and Vaal Rivers; however, they were shot out by early European settlers except for relic populations in northwestern Cape Province and northern and eastern Transvaal, and game reserves in northern Natal. But today they are widely re-established on private ranches in all parts of South Africa, so the extent of their distribution (though not their absolute numbers) probably exceeds what existed before Europeans arrived.


This online application provides access to the entire SCI Record Book. From here you are able to browse and search for entries by location, species, hunting company/guide, and more. This is a subscription service and you can sign up today by clicking the Subscribe Now button below. If you would like to view more information about this site, please click here

New to the Online Record Book? Click the button below to sign up today!


Click Here for an interactive demo of this site!

Previous Records 1-100 of 3,296 Next
Member Taken Location Hunting Company/Guide Measurer MOK Score OR MR

The Blue Wildebeest currently has 3,296 Entries listed in the SCI Record Book!

Once you subscribe you'll be able to access photos and full socre sheets for all of these entries. Plus you can filter, sort, and search through all species and entries in the SCI database. If you would like to subscribe now to have access to the entire database, please click here.


Sample Photos
Sample Photo for Blue Wildebeest Sample Photo for Blue Wildebeest

Return to Top







©2007-2014 Safari Club International    Site Map    Privacy Policy
4800 West Gates Pass Road
Tucson, Arizona
PH: (520) 620-1220
Powered By: Simpleview