White-bearded Wildebeest - Africa | Online Record Book Preview
This is a preview of the White-bearded Wildebeest - Africa 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.
White-bearded Wildebeest - Species Detail
Connochaetes taurinus albojubatus
Nu de barba blanca (Sp), Weissbartgnu (G).
DESCRIPTION The general color is a light grayish brown, typically paler and with darker stripes than in blue wildebeests. The beard is a dirty, yellowish white, and there are some white hairs in the mane. A white facial band below the eyes may be present in some individuals.
DISTRIBUTION Southern Kenya and northern Tanzania.
TAXONOMIC NOTES This category combines two listed subspecies: mearnsi (western white-bearded wildebeest of southern Kenya and northeastern Tanzania west of the Rift Valley, including the Serengeti Plains), and albojubatus (eastern white-bearded wildebeest of southern Kenya and northeastern Tanzania east of the Rift Valley, and extending westward to the Wembere Plains), with albojubatus Thomas, 1892 having priority.
The White-bearded Wildebeest currently has 512 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