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Mystery beast hide

Discussion in 'Beginners' started by Clementine, Jun 22, 2011.

  1. Saw this for sale on craigslist.

    Any ideas? Looks wide like a cow with white strips...looks african.

    http://nashville.craigslist.org/hsh/2455196262.html
     
  2. It's African, don't know the name of it, but I can picture it in my head.
    $50 isn't a bad price.
     

  3. Lupen

    Lupen New Member

    It is African and I've seen one for sale before... not certain of the name though. Might be a female Nyala? http://www.bushveld.co.za/animal-pictures-nyala.htm I honestly have no knowledge on anything African though.
     
  4. Kudu or Nyala, looks like.
     
  5. Female Nyala, that's it.
     
  6. Jdewitt27

    Jdewitt27 New Member

    wow $50 i'd try and snatch that up
     
  7. Fairhunt1

    Fairhunt1 New Member

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    This is a Kudu back hide , I have one and I would not think just a backhide would be worth 50 bucks but it is cheaper that going over to get your own.
     
  8. Just referenced some kudu photos, and I think it's a Kudu.

    Nyala was my first thought, but the strip patterns are slightly different.
     
  9. El Cascabel

    El Cascabel New Member

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    Hard to tell. Kudu have more white hairs down the back and nyala have a shorter, bushier tail. Looks like the more rare bongo.
     
  10. Rick Carter

    Rick Carter Administrator

    Bongo
     
  11. Old Fart

    Old Fart Active Member

    Based on the size and color, it's a Kudu back half.
     
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