• sable) containing cell line was initiated from lymph node biopsy material of an infected roan antelope and the parasite was successfully propagated in vitro. (up.ac.za)
  • Real time PCR suggests that the parasite was successfully transmitted via subcutaneous inoculation with this cell line to two naïve roan antelope. (up.ac.za)
  • In 1996, an analysis of mitochondrial DNA extracted from a mounted specimen of the bluebuck showed that it is outside the clade containing the roan and sable antelopes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stalking a Roan antelope with a bow is very complicated. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The area is also well known for the rare Roan antelope which have been re-stocked. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Known as a hotspot for sable and roan antelope , and historically home to one of the densest populations of Black rhino on earth, the Chizarira National Park in northern Zimbabwe would be a dream to visit for any game-lover or naturalist. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Meet kudu, roan antelope , and three kinds of zebra, and finish up at the giraffe house, made of reclaimed barn wood and accented with stained-glass windows, where you'll feed the five doe-eyed half-brothers apples and yams from a walkway. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The main tick-related problems affecting this semi-intensive commercial game ranching operation are corridor disease (theileriosis) in the buffalo and acute theileriosis in juvenile roan antelope Hippotragus equinus (Desmarest, 1804) (Uys, pers. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Buffalo, roan antelope , eland, bushbuck and elephants greeted us as we walked through the park entrance. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A good roan antelope of the largest western race was at the top of my trophy list, and I had heard Cameroon was the place for big roan. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • He ordered an audit of Zanaco--the first ever carried out at a state owned company--after it recorded a loss of 65bn kwacha during the 2000-01 financial year on the back of bad debts, including those owed by Zambia National Oil Company (ZNOC) and copper and cobalt mining firm Roan Antelope Mining Corporation. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A distinctive Saiga antelope subspecies inhabits the steppes and semidesert regions of Kazakhstan and Kalmykia in Russia, although in winter some animals reach Uzbekistan and northern Turkmenistan, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). (rferl.org)
  • ASTANA, Kazakhstan, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- The plains of central Kazakhstan are littered with dead antelope, 60,000 of them -- an entire herd wiped out in just four days. (upi.com)
  • 3. Which large antelope differs from most of the others in appearance? (wikibooks.org)
  • As detailed in the scientific journals Ecology and Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution , Jackson's hartebeest -- a large antelope that can weigh over 400 pounds -- has been in significant decline in that part of Kenya since the reintroduction of lions in the late 1980s. (eurekalert.org)
  • The gnu (or wildebeest) and the closely related hartebeest and damalisk are horselike antelopes of the grasslands. (encyclopedia.com)
  • These antelope are found in Sourveld & Mopane shrubveld, in the grasslands adjoining savanna woodland in the Pretoriuskop area, and 25 km south of Punda Maria. (sanparks.org)
  • More closely related to the goats than to any of the above-named animals, but often called antelopes, are the saiga of central Asia and the chiru of Tibet. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Endangered African antelope and the lions that prey on them may benefit from certain cattle ranching practices in Kenya, according to newly published research led by a 2017 University of Wyoming Ph.D. graduate. (eurekalert.org)
  • antelope, name applied to a large number of hoofed, ruminant mammals of the cattle family (Bovidae), which also includes the sheep and goats. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Taxonomists assign antelopes to three subfamilies and 10 tribes that differ from one another as much as cattle (tribe Bovini) differ from sheep and goats (tribe Caprini). (britannica.com)
  • There are just too many sheep right now on the island and they are having an impact on the vegetation," said Steven Vates Wildlife Manager of Antelope Island State Park. (fox13now.com)
  • Forest leaves and other vegetation doesn't provide the animal with the necessary water, which is why the antelope has to drink frequently, making it a possible prey for leopards, tigers and other predators who patrol areas near water sources. (itsnature.org)
  • Many cross-country fans have asked those questions about Jose Melena of Lancaster Antelope Valley High in the last month. (latimes.com)
  • The Antelope Valley East Kern Water Agency (AVEK), the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works (LACDPW), and the city of Palmdale are considering artificial recharge to supplement local groundwater and meet future demand at North Buttes, Westside, and Amargosa Creek project areas in the Lancaster subbasin of the Antelope Valley groundwater basin. (usgs.gov)
  • The western or lowland bongo , T. e. eurycerus , faces an ongoing population decline, and the IUCN Antelope Specialist Group considers it to be Near Threatened on the conservation status scale. (wikipedia.org)
  • These antelopes are medium-sized, reaching 90-100 cm in length and 15-25 kg in weight. (itsnature.org)
  • The scientists learned from sequencing the genome that the six antelopes from the captive population have sufficient genetic diversity and that zoos are so far doing a good job retaining that. (si.edu)
  • The number of dead animals constituted more than two thirds of the global population of saiga antelope at the time. (cdc.gov)
  • That includes the saiga, an antelope with a comical bulbous nose that once roamed by the millions across the vast grassland steppe from Central Europe to Mongolia. (loe.org)