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What is the Genus of African buffalo ?

Syncerus
Chordata
Mammalia
Bovidae

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African buffalo is also known as

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Water buffalo
Cape buffalo
Roven buffalo
Nanur buffalo

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Which species of African Buffalo is found in Sudan ?

S. c. brachyceros
S. c. nanus
Syncerus c. caffer
S. c. aequinoctialis

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Its dimensions are relatively small, especially compared to other buffalo

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What is the average weight difference between Male Cape buffalo and female Cape buffalo ?

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50 Kg
100 Kg
150 Kg
200 Kg

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Bulls are about 100 kg (220 pounds) heavier than cows, and their horns are thicker and usually wider

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Which disease in the African continent from Ethiopia to the Cape of Good Hope and killed up to 90 percent of the buffalo in year 1890 ?

Deregens plague
Rinderpest plague
Somalia plague
Dangar plague

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How many bachelor group types are of African Buffalo ?

2
3
4
5

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These groups are of two types, those that contain males from 4 to 7 years of age and those that have males 12 years and older.

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Which body part is well developed in African buffaloes ?

Sight
Hearing
Mind
Scent

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At what age female African Buffalo have their first calves ?

4 or 5 years
6 or 7 years
9 or 10 years
11 or 12 years

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Buffalo mostly give birth during the rainy seasons although young may be born throughout the year

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African Buffalo are not found in which part of Africa region?

North
South
East
West

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Which is the largest species African Buffalo ?

S. c. brachyceros
S. c. nanus
S. c. caffer
S. c. aequinoctialis

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It is the largest one, with large males weighing up to 910 k.  It is peculiar to South and East Africa. Color of this subspecies is the darkest, almost black.

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