Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Bovidae
Subfamily : Cephalophinae
Species : Cephalophus spadix
The Abbott's duiker is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Abbott's duiker habitatsForest, Subtropical / Tropical Moist Lowland and Subtropical / Tropical Moist Montane
Facts about the Abbott's duiker
Abbot's duiker Cephalophus spadix is restricted to Kilimanjaro and some neighbouring mountains.
Some authors have suggested that Abbott's duiker is a subspecies or local form of C. (Full text)
And if the Minneapolis philanthropist's previous efforts are any indication, the Abbott's duiker is lucky to have such an ally.
Diagonal pathways along the side of hills are frequently used, with the result that Abbott's duikers are easily snared. (Full text)More animals beginning with A