Chobe Bushbuck | Online Record Book Preview
This is a preview of the Chobe Bushbuck 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.
Chobe Bushbuck - Species Detail
Tragelaphus scriptus ornatus
Named for hunter and author Roualeyn Gordon-Cumming, its European "discoverer in" 1850.
DESCRIPTION Shoulder height 28-30 inches (71-76 cm). Weight 90-120 pounds (41-55 kg).
A medium-sized bushbuck, reddish brown in color, with considerable local and individual variation in the pattern of spots and stripes. Some animals resemble Nile or even harnessed bushbucks in the extent of the harness pattern, while others are drab with few spots.
DISTRIBUTION Angola; northeastern Namibia including the Caprivi Strip; northern Botswana; Zambia; Katanga Province in southeastern Congo (K); Malawi; the Zambezi River drainage in northern and northwestern Zimbabwe; and adjacent parts of northern Mozambique.
The Chobe Bushbuck currently has 1,170 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.
Return to Top