- an antelope, Tragelaphus spekei, inhabiting marshy regions of central and eastern Africa.
Origin of sitatunga
1880–85; said to be < Lozi, Subiya, or Tonga (Bantu languages of W Zambia)
Also called marsh buck.
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- another name for marshbuck