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Waterbuck

Common waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus ellipsiprymnus) 

Altitude range: 1800 – 2200 m waterbuck small
Main habitats:  Tall grassland-woodland mosaic at the most moist sites.   
Percentage of Lolldaiga used:  25 – 35%
Group size:  1 – 14
Abundance as of May 2015:   200 – 400 individuals

Other information:  Main population is in the grasslands and woodlands of Lolldaiga’s central highlands.

DeJong & Butynski - LHL - Waterbuck

Distribution maps prepared by the Lolldaiga Hills Research Programme; Yvonne de Jong, Tom Butynski, Julius Mathiu, Mike Roberts, Paul Benson, and Johnson Parkenga.