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Black-fronted Duiker
Black Fronted Duiker
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Artiodactyla
Family Bovidae
Genus Cephalophus
Species C. nigrifons
Conservation Status
Least Concern

The black-fronted duiker (Cephalophus nigrifrons) is a small antelope found in central and west-central Africa. It averages 10 kg (22 lb) and a shoulder height of 43 cm (17 in). It has been found as far south as northern Angola. This species has adapted to forest, swamp forest and marshes at both low and high altitude; it is sometimes found in gallery forest.