Blue wildebeest

Discover interesting facts about blue wildebeest, their behavior, habitat, and more. Learn about their unique features and how they contribute to the ecosystem.
Blue Wildebeest

The Blue Wildebeest (Connochaetes taurinus), also called the common wildebeest, white-bearded wildebeest, brindled gnu, or blue gnu, is a species of antelope native to Eastern and Southern Africa. The blue wildebeest is one of the two species of wildebeest. It is placed in the genus Connochaetes and family Bovidae, and has a close taxonomic relationship with the black wildebeest. The blue wildebeest is known to have five subspecies. They are social animals living in large herds. Each year…

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Henri Ouellet