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Beisa oryx

Beisa oryx (Oryx beisa)

Altitude range:  1700 – 1800 mOryx small
Main habitats:  Short-grass plains and open bushland on relatively flat ground.
Percentage of Lolldaiga used:  25 – 35%
Group size:  1 – 26.  Typically 6 – 14
Abundance as of May 2015:   30 – 40 individuals.

Other information:  Restricted to the northern 40% of Lolldaiga.  Population probably slowly increasing.

DeJong & Butynski - LHL - Beisa oryxDistribution maps prepared by the Lolldaiga Hills Research Programme; Yvonne de Jong, Tom Butynski, Julius Mathiu, Mike Roberts, Paul Benson, and Johnson Parkenga.