This Black Wildebeest shoulder mount features impressive horns that span 20”. It looks slightly to its left with alert eyes. Its coloring is mostly dark brown with the occasional splashes of black and gray. This piece has been evaluated as Excellent. It would make a beautiful display piece for any African trophy room.
About the Black Wildebeest
Scientific Name: Connochaetes gnou
The black wildebeest or white-tailed gnu is one of the two closely related wildebeest species. It is a member of the genus Connochaetes and family Bovidae. It was first described in 1780 by Eberhard August Wilhelm von Zimmermann.