Bohor Reedbuck (Redunca redunca)
Details of Bohor Reedbuck (Redunca redunca)
Small and medium sized, does not have any outstanding features. The overall body colour is yellowish to pale red brown, and the upperparts are white. Only the ram carries the short stout, ringed and forward hooked horns.
Up to five awes and their fawns may live within the breeding territory of a ram; larger groupings are occassionally seen, but these usually indicate a respose to a particularly favourable food supply. Maleshave territories and rams defend acess to awes, rather than entire territories.
Bachelor groups are generally tolerated by territory holding rams but they are chased off when awes are in the vicinity.
Height: M 75 cm; F 50 cm
Weight: M 55 kg; F 45 kg
Active: Day and Night
Habitat: Swampy areas
Food: Tough grasses that grow in swampy areas, water dependent