Sitatunga

Sitatunga

FUN FACTS

  • They are the most aquatic antelope out of 90 species of antelope!

  • Sitatungas are also known as “Marshbuck.”

  • Sitatungas have ivory-tipped horns!

  • Sitatunga bulls have hooves that are widely splayed and elongated.  This helps to prevent sinking when walking through muddy swamps and water.

  • This species has scent glands that allow them to mark their territories.