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Syncerus caffer (Cape Buffalo) is a species of mammals in the family Bovidae. This species is extinct. They were native to Ethiopia. They were herbivores. Individuals were known to live for 354 months and could grow to 2525.86 mm. Reproduction was viviparous and dioecious. They had parental care (female provides care). They rely on running to move around.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/extinct
  • Definition: A taxon is Extinct when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. A \r\ntaxon is presumed Extinct when exhaustive surveys in known and/or expected habitat, \r\nat appropriate times (diurnal, seasonal, annual), throughout its historic range have failed \r\nto record an individual. Surveys should be over a time frame appropriate to the taxon’s \r\nlife cycle and life form.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of cape buffalo. View this species on GBIF