African buffalo

(redirected from Syncerus caffer)
Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to Syncerus caffer: Phacochoerus africanus

African buffalo:

see cape buffalocape buffalo,
species of short-haired African ungulate, or hoofed mammal, Syncerus caffer. The cape, or African, buffalo may reach 7 ft (2.1 m) in length, weigh more than 1,500 lb (670 kg), and reach a height of 5 ft (1.5 m) at the shoulder.
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in periodicals archive ?
Parsons, "The stability of plasma IP-10 enhances its utility for the diagnosis of Mycobacterium bovis infection in African buffaloes (Syncerus caffer)," Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, vol.
Nambota et al., "Disease constraints for utilization of the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) on game ranches in Zambia," Japanese Journal of Veterinary Research, vol.
Wessel, Chemical Immobilization of African Buffalo (Syncerus caffer) in Kruger National Park: Evaluating effects on survival and reproduction, University of Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa, 2006.
The host status of African buffaloes, Syncerus caffer, for Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) decoloratus.
Clinical demodicosis in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) in the Kruger National Park.
Nm_173921), African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) (EU000421), goat (Capra hircus) (U34273), sheep (Ovis aries) (M96845), pig (Sus scrofa) (JF906512), camel (Camelus dromedarius) (HM051106), red deer (Cervus elaphus) (L07081), giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) (EU000423), bison (Bison bonasus) (EU000422), llama (Lama glama) (AB107648), dog (Canis lupus familiaris) (NM_001003159), cat (Felis catus) (NM_001043339), and bottle-nosed dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) (AB020732).
Cane rat Muridae Black rat Shaggy rat Swamp rat Striped mouse Insectivora Soricidae Nigerian Musk shew Hyracoidea Procavidae Black Giant shrew Pholidota Manidae Western Tree-hyrax Long-tailed/Tree Pangolin REPTILIA Reptila Nile croccodilus Monitor lizard Water moccasin Rock python Green mamba Black cobra Hingeback CLASS SCIENTIFIC NAME CONSERVATION MODE OF POPULATION ORDER STATUS IDENTIFICATION NUMBER MAMMALIA Atilax paludinosus T F 1 Vivvera civetta E F 2 Genetta poensis T F.A 1 Nandinia biotata T I -- Felis serval E I -- Panthera pardus E I.F 1 Aonyx capensis E I -- Vulpes palluda T A 2 Lutra maculicolis T F 1 Phaecechoerus F.A 15 aethiopicus Potamocherus F.A 10 porcus Hippoppotamus amphibious T A.I 1 Syncerus caffer Tragelaphus spekei.
Microsatellite analysis of genetic diversity in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) population throughout Africa.
The age at first parturition for moose was closer to that of smaller wildebeest and kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros) than that of larger bison and buffalo (Syncerus caffer).
For the point shooters in the crowd I guess you could point shoot but with a Syncerus caffer or a Bison bison closing in at roach two, me I vote for looking at the sights and getting a good hit.