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Ammodorcas clarkei

(Clarke's gazelle)

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Vulnerable

Threat status

Common Names

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Common Names in English:

Clark's gazelle, Clarke's gazelle, Dibatag

Common Names in Russian:

Дибатаг

Description

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Habitat

Ecology: Dibatag inhabit semi-arid, dense to scattered bush , low- to medium-height thornbush savanna and plains with thicket/grassland mosaics . They prefer sandy to moderately gravelled, ferrous oxide rich red soils, characterized by numerous termite mounds (Wilhelmi, in press ). Their altitudinal range is approximately 200 to 1,200 m (Yalden et al. 1986).[1].

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Taxonomy

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Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Last scrutiny: 22-Apr-2004

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Ammodorcas

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 1 species and subspecies in this genus:

A. clarkei (Clarke's Gazelle)

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Further Reading

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal February 29, 2008:

Identifiers

Footnotes

  1. Heckel, J.-O., Wilhelmi, F., Kaariye, X.Y. & Amir, O.G. 2008. Ammodorcas clarkei. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 30 January 2012. [back]
Last Revised: 2014-05-14