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Oryx leucoryx (Arabian Oryx) is a species of mammals in the family Bovidae. It is listed as vulnerable by IUCN and in CITES Appendix I. It is found in the Afrotropics. Arabian Oryx is a browser. Individuals are known to live for 240 months and can grow to 121350 g. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. Arabian Oryx relies on running to move around.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/4154/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Arabian Oryx. View this species on GBIF