Tragelaphus strepsiceros strepsiceros
DESCRIPTION: This subspecies is the largest and darkest (grayest) in color and has the longest horns. There are 9 to 12 vertical stripes on each side.
DISTRIBUTION: Southern Angola, Zambia, southeastern Congo (K), Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and South Africa except for southeastern Cape Province.
TAXONOMIC NOTES: Includes capensis, excelsus, hamiltoni, koodoo, kudu, strepsiceros, torticornis, typicus and zambesiensis, with strepsiceros Pallas, 1766 having priority.