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WildLife Group of the SAVA Blue Wildebeest Chemical Immobilization & Tranquilization Dr Luis Amaral DVM DD Vet Services – Eastern Cape Wildebeest Blue or Brindled Gnu (Connochaetes taurinus taurinus) There are 5 subspecies (IUCN, 2008) Family: Alcelaphinae Distribution Found in Southern Africa. Its range extends from Namibia and South Africa to Mozambique (north of the Orange River) and from southwestern Zambia (south of the Zambezi river) to southern Angola. 4