Nubian giraffe

Nubian giraffe

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Giraffa camelopardalis camelopardalis

The Nubian giraffe is the nominate subspecies of giraffe. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan and Sudan. It is currently extinct in the wild of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt and Eritrea. The Nubian giraffe used to be widespread everywhere on Northeast Africa. The subspecies was listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN in 2018 for the first time due to a 95% decline in the past 3 decades.

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Nubian giraffe habitat map

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References

1. Nubian giraffe Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nubian_giraffe
2. Nubian giraffe on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/88420707/88420710

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