Beautifully patterned Black Wildebeest rug! The hide is felted in a single layer of black. The taxidermy quality rating for this Wildebeest hide rug is Fair due to a corner of the rug (pictured) delaminating from the felt and only a single layer of felt. This is still a great piece to display as an area rug or wall hanging
Quality Rating: Fair
Lays flat on any sufficiently sized horizontal surface
Dimensions: 55" long (including tail) x 60" wide
Ships for free in the Continental US
Information 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.