hirola

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hirola:

see hartebeesthartebeest
, large African antelope, Alcelaphus bucelaphus. The hartebeest resembles a horse with horns. It has a very long face and a small hump between the shoulders; its coat is fawn or reddish and its ringed horns curve up and inward in a U shape.
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The zoo has a global imprint and backs the Ishaqbini Community Conservancy in Kenya in association with the Northern Rangelands Trust to conserve the Hirola antelope, which is battling for survival.