The roan antelope is a large bovid species found throughout woodlands and savannas of central and southern Africa. One of the largest antelope on the continent, males of this species can weigh up to 660 pounds (300 kg). Both male and female roan antelope grow ringed horns that arch backward, but the males' are longer on average. Males of this species are highly territorial, fighting any other males they encounter within 500 miles of their herd.
- One-of-a-kind real roan antelope skull
- This specimen is naturally missing one horn and two incisor teeth
- The horn is attached to skull but the mandible is not
- Skull Length 43 cm (16.9 in.)
- Skull Width 15.3 cm (6 in.)
- Skull Height 25.5 cm (10 in.)
- Greatest Length 88.9 cm (35 in.)