What is another word for sable antelope?

3 synonyms found


[ sˈe͡ɪbə͡l ˈantɪlˌə͡ʊp], [ sˈe‍ɪbə‍l ˈantɪlˌə‍ʊp], [ s_ˈeɪ_b_əl ˈa_n_t_ɪ_l_ˌəʊ_p]

The sable antelope is a majestic animal found in various African countries, including Tanzania, Angola, and Zambia. It is also known by different names in different regions such as the black roan antelope, the kudu antelope, and the highveld sable. The sable antelope can be distinguished by its striking black coat with white underbelly and facial markings. Another name used for the sable antelope is the Hippotragus niger which translates to "black horse" in Greek. These antelopes are known for their impressive horns that can grow up to 1.6 meters in length making them an admired target for trophy hunters and poachers alike.

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The sable antelope, or Saiga tatarica, is a critically endangered antelope that ranges across the steppes of Central Asia and Russia. Referred to as the 'king of the antelope', this elusive animal is distinguished by its black coat and distinctive white marking on its chest. The Saiga has a large head and short, straight horns which are sometimes removed by predators.

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