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Eland

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Common Eland.

 

Giant (Lord Derby's) Eland typically have higher shoulders than Common Eland and a more upright posture. Also, if someone did see Derby's Eland on safari, many members on this forum (including me) would be in a frenzy!! :P

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Am I right that I saw big adult males that were darker in colour and had longer horns?

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  • 4 years later...
On 11/3/2015 at 7:04 PM, irvo65 said:

I can't match these to any in my guide book!

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Pardon me i just joined. I understand  and note that  this is a fairly  old topic. These are Eland. The Largest of antelopes. Because  of their  Relatively docile temperament,  they have been reared for meat.

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