Damaliscus lunatus ssp. jimela


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Damaliscus lunatus ssp. jimela
Species Authority: (Matschie, 1892)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Topi

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): IUCN SSC Antelope Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Mallon, D.P. (Antelope Red List Authority) & Hoffmann, M. (Global Mammal Assessment)
Total population numbers have been estimated at ca. 93,000, with over 90% in protected areas. There is no evidence at present to show that the decline overall has reached the 20-30% level over three generations (20 years) that would justify Near Threatened or Vulnerable status.

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: IUCN SSC Antelope Specialist Group 2008. Damaliscus lunatus ssp. jimela. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 01 September 2015.
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