Yellow-backed Duiker

Yellow-backed Duiker

The yellow-backed duiker is the largest, and likely the most abundant, of the duiker species. Duikers are a diverse group of antelope species living across sub-Saharan Africa.

Cephalophus sylvicultor

Herbivore

Middle Africa, Western Africa [VIEW MAP]

Forests, Woodlands

The duikers are some of the shyest species at Zoo Atlanta, so be sure to take a close look. On cold days, the duikers may choose to spend time inside their heated barn.

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