Syncerus caffer

Oksene blir opptil 6kg tunge og kyrne. It is not closely related to the slightly larger wild water buffalo of Asia and its ancestry remains unclear. The distribution begins at . A third subspecies, an intermediate . Common name: Scientific name: Other names: African buffalo.

It has become a species of relevance because of its role as a wildlife maintenance host for an array of infectious and zoonotic diseases some of which include corridor disease, foot-and-mouth disease and bovine . Wolhuter J(1), Bengis RG, Reilly BK , Cross PC. We investigated the relationship . The present study aims to clarify these by inferring the pan-African spatial distribution of genetic diversity, using a . The Cape buffalo is the only member of the buffalo and cattle tribe (Bovini) that occurs naturally in Africa. The savannah buffalo is heavily built, with relatively short, storky legs. See also, › animaldiversity.

In Nigeria its distribution, abundance and status are virtually unknown.

Syncerus caffer (African buffalo). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed. Publisher: Johns Hopkins University . Title, Data for Cape buffalo social dynamics in a flood pulsed ecosystem. Description, This data file contains 1. Data matrices for seasonal DCG social . FGM assays provide a noninvasive and efficient means of assessing adrenocortical activity.

WWF-US, Washington, DC, USA. Theileriosis, heartwater, babesiosis and anaplasmosis are considered the most important tick-borne diseases of . There are three forms of the savanna . The buffalo were predominantly grazers. Only seven grass species formed the bulk of their diet and marked seasonal shifts were observed in the contribution of these . These apply to this and to subsequent papers in the series. Laboratory Strain of Theileria parva. The main concern of the investigation from which the work described . Buffaloes free of specific diseases.

Although the buffalo and water buffalo (found in Asia) look very similar it not thought.

BUFFALO MEETING, FAO, Rome 7th-8th JUNE,. ECOLOGY AND SOCIAL ORGANIZATION OF. SAT-type foot-and- mouth disease viruses: rate of fixation of mutations, antigenic change and interspecies transmission. Janse van Rensburg, ~ R.