Diet Overlap

Hippopotamus amphibius (hippopotamus)
Connochaetes taurinus (blue wildebeest)

Common Diet

Cynodon dactylon var. dactylon (manienie)
Eragrostis superba (Wilman lovegrass)
Heteropogon contortus (tangelhead)
Sporobolus pyramidalis
Themeda triandra (red grass)

Common Habitat

Africa
Angolan Miombo woodlands
Angolan Mopane woodlands
Central Zambezian Miombo woodlands
Drakensberg montane grasslands, woodlands and forests
Eastern Miombo woodlands
Etosha Pan halophytics
Kalahari Acacia-Baikiaea woodlands
Kruger National Park
Kruger to Canyons Biosphere Reserve
Lake Manyara National Park
Malolotja Nature Reserve
Maputaland-Pondoland-Albany
Serengeti volcanic grasslands
Serengeti-Ngorongoro Biosphere Reserve
Southern Acacia-Commiphora bushlands and thickets
Southern Miombo woodlands
West Caprivi Game Reserve
Western Zambezian grasslands
Zambezian and Mopane woodlands
Zambezian Baikiaea woodlands
Zambezian flooded grasslands
Zambezian halophytics

Attributes / relations provided by
1C. R. Field (1970) A Study of the Feeding Habits of the Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius Linn.) in the Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda, With Some Management Implications, Zoologica Africana, 5:1, 71-86,
2Seasonal variation in the diets of Bohor reedbuck, waterbuck and wildebeest in a moist dystrophic savanna in Tanzania, Stephanie Halsdorf, Bettina Gutbrodt, Harry Olde Venterink, Werner Suter, Peter J. Edwards, Doctoral Dissertation, ETH ZURICH, 2011
3The Diet of the Hippopotamus in Ndumu Game Reserve, Natal, as Determined by Faecal Analysis, J.S.B. Scotcher, D.R.M. Stewart, C.M. Breen, S.-Afr. Tydskr. Natuurnavors. 8:1-11 (1978)
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