Greater Kudu
Sounds & Calls

Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros)

Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros) bull

The Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros) is a large, majestic species of antelope found in woodlands of eastern and southern Africa. Greater Kudu bulls have striking twisted horns which are the longest of any antelope species. 

What does a Greater Kudu sound like? Greater Kudu make a powerful, deep alarm bark and this call is likely one of the loudest made by any antelope. These penetrating sounds carry a long distance through the woodlands they inhabit.

Listen to some examples of Greater Kudu calls below.