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Eastern Bongo Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci

It is estimated that fewer than 200 eastern bongo remain in their natural range, making this antelope a critically endangered species.

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ORIGIN:
Kenya

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HABITAT:
Montane forests

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HEIGHT/WEIGHT:
Up to 900 lbs
Height: 4 ft at shoulder

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DIET:
Grass, flowers, herbs and fruit

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PREDATORS:
Leopards

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NATURAL DEFENSES:
Horns, camouflage

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REPRODUCTION:
9-month gestation

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THREATS:
Human hunting, habitat loss

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LIFE EXPECTANCY:
Up to 21 yrs in human care

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