The BONGO, Tragelaphus eurycerus, is a forest antelope from jungles of West and Central Africa and from Kenya.
It has twisted horns and a rich red coat with narrow, white, vertical stripes.
Eastern and Western Bongos have slightly different coat markings and colour
intensity. Shown here is the Eastern or Mountain Bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci) with its richer red coat.
The Bongo is Africa's largest forest antelope.
Bongo mother with calf
Both male and female have horns.
The NYALA, Tragelaphus angasii(also Nyala angasii), is a woodland antelope from southern Africa.
The adult male has twisted horns and a dark brown coat with narrow vertical stripes.
Females and young have reddish, striped coats and no horns. They live mainly in family herds but single males are solitary.