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Eudorcas rufifrons
Red-fronted gazelle
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Literature Cited

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Happold, D.C.D. (1973). Large Mammals of West Africa. Longman Group, Ltd, London.

Happold, D.C.D. (1987). The Mammals of Nigeria. Clarendon Press, Oxford.

IUCN SSC Antelope Specialist Group. (2008). Eudorcas rufifrons. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. Downloaded on 12 October 2011. Available online at the IUCN Redlist website.

Kingdon, J. (1997). The Kingdon Field Guide to African Mammals. NaturalWorld, Academic Press, London and New York.

Nchanji, A.C. and Amubode, F.O. (2002). The physical and morphological characteristics of the red-fronted gazelle (Gazella rufifrons kanuri Gray 1846) in Waza National Park, Cameroon. Journal of Zoology 256(4): 505-509.

Walther, F.R. (1990). Gazelles and related species. Pp. 462-484 in: Parker, S.P. ed. (1990). Grzimek's Encyclopedia of Mammals, Vol. 5. McGraw-Hill, New York.

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Additional Resources

*Dupuy, A.R. (1982). Note on the presence of some large animals in Ferlo Senegal. Mammalia 46(4): 558-559.

Dupuy, A.R. (1984). Note on the current status of some wild mammals of the Sahel near the northern Senegal River. Mammalia 48(4): 599-603.

*Ghabbour, S.I. (1972). Some aspects of conservation in the Sudan. Biological Conservation 4(3): 228-229.

*Groves, C.P. (1969). On the smaller gazelles of the genus Gazella de Blainville, 1816. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 34: 38-60.

IEA (Institute of Applied Ecology). (1998). Gazella rufifrons. In African Mammals Databank - A Databank for the Conservation and Management of the African Mammals Vol 1 and 2. Bruxelles: European Commission Directorate. Available online at http://gorilla.bio.uniroma1.it/amd/amd168b.html

Lange, J. (1972). Studies of gazelle skulls - Contribution to the systematics of small gazelles Gazella. Saeugetierkundliche Mitteilungen 20(3): 193-249.

Oboussier, H. and Stoeckmann, W. (1975). Dental anomalies in Oryx dammah and Gazella rufifrons kanuri. Saeugetierkundliche Mitteilungen; 23(1): 16-19.

Poché, R.M. (1976). Seasonal distribution and reproduction in Artiodactyla from southwestern Niger. Niger. Fld. 41: 31-40.

*Rebholz, W. and Harley, E. (1999). Phylogenetic relationships in the bovid subfamily antilopinae based on mitochondrial DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 12(2): 87-94.

Tchamba, M. N. and Elkan, P. (1995). Status and trends of some large mammals and ostriches in Waza National Park, Cameroon. African Journal of Ecology 33(4): 366-376.

Vassart, M., Granjon, L., Greth, A. and Catzeflis, F. M. (1994). Genetic relationships of some Gazella species: An allozyme survey. Zeitschrift fur Saugetierkunde 59(4): 236-245.

Vassart, M., Seguela, A. and Hayes, H. (1995). Chromosomal evolution in gazelles. Journal of Heredity 86(3): 216-227.

Wilson, D.E., and Reeder, D.M. [editors]. (1993). Mammal Species of the World (Second Edition). Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press.

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