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Table 1 Origin, abbreviation, number of individuals (N) and subspecies designation of analyzed giraffe sequences

From: Mitochondrial sequences reveal a clear separation between Angolan and South African giraffe along a cryptic rift valley

Geographic origin Abbreviation N Previous subspecies designation Subspecies designation(this study)
Vumbura Concession, Botswana V 11 angolensis giraffa
Chobe National Park, Botswana CNP 11 angolensis giraffa
Bwabwata National Park, Namibia BNP 7 angolensis giraffa
Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana MGR 16 angolensis giraffa
Nxai Pans, Botswana NXP 1 angolensis giraffa
Garamba National Park, DR Congo GNP 3 antiquorum antiquorum
Zakouma National Park, Chad ZNP 1 antiquorum antiquorum
Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana CKGR 7 angolensis angolensis
Etosha National Park, Namibia ENP 17 angolensis angolensis
Khamab Kalahari Reserve, South Africa KKR 6 giraffa giraffa
Niger WA 13 peralta peralta
Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda MF 9 rothschildi rothschildi
Luangwa Valley, Zambia LVNP 5 thornicrofti tippelskirchi
Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania SGR 6 tippelskirchi tippelskirchi