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Damaliscus korrigum  (Ogilby, 1837)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 898219

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Topi [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderArtiodactyla Owen, 1848 – artiodactyls, porco do mato, veado, cloven-hoofed ungulates, even-toed ungulates  
                                  FamilyBovidae Gray, 1821 – antelopes, cattle, goats, sheep, bovids  
                                     SubfamilyAlcelaphinae Brooke, 1876  
                                        GenusDamaliscus P. L. Sclater and Thomas, 1894 – sassabies  
                                           SpeciesDamaliscus korrigum (Ogilby, 1837) – Topi  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Damaliscus korrigum jimela (Matschie, 1892) – See comments under species 
                                              Subspecies Damaliscus korrigum korrigum (Ogilby, 1837) – See comments under species 
                                              Subspecies Damaliscus korrigum topi Blaine, 1914 – See comments under species 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Damaliscus korrigum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Status: CITES - Appendix III (Ghana); IUCN - Vulnerable as D. lunatus korrigum, Lower Risk (cd) as D. l. jimela and D. l. topi, Lower Risk (nt) as D. l. tiang  
    Comments: The vernacular name "Topi" applies to both jimela and topi, while the Korrigum or Tiang is korrigum. Synonymy modified from Ansell (1972:56)  



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