Eastern giant eland

Description
This adult male eland was shot by CVA Peel in Bahr-el-Ghazal, Sudan and was donated to RAMM in 1919. The photograph shows him being delivered to site during our redevelopment - he still has tissue over his fragile ears for protection.
Accession Loan No.
99/1919/44
Simple Name
mammal: mount
Full Name
BOVIDAE: Taurotragus derbianus gigas Heuglin, 1863: eastern giant eland
Collector / Excavator
Peel, C V A
Collection Country
Sudan, Republic of the
Common Name
eastern giant eland
Family
BOVIDAE
Genus
Taurotragus Wagner
Species
derbianus gigas
Phylum
CHORDATA: Vertebrata
Collection Class
Mammals
Collection Contintent
Africa
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:59
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:13

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