The distribution of the giraffe in Africa

Author(s)A. I. Dagg
Year Published1962
JournalMammalia
Page Numbers497-505
Size656.47 KB
Abstract:

The range and numbers of giraffe have been decreasing in Africa with the expansion of civilization and with extensive poaching activities. Various articles have been published recently on the status of the large wild animals in different countries of Africa and the reports on the giraffe, together with data from correspondence with many of the African Game Departments are incorporated here to give a complete picture of the present distribution and abundance of the giraffe in Africa.

Key words: Giraffe, subspecies, interbreed, Africa

Author: A. I. Dagg

Journal: Mammalia


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