(also beira antelope)
A rare antelope found in Somalia and Ethiopia.
- Dorcatragus megalotis, family Bovidae
- Like most antelope, the majority of the beira's activity occurs in the morning and evening, while at midday it rests.
- Besides the baboon, the Horn is an important region for a number of threatened antelope species, particularly the beira and dibatag antelopes.
a local name.