mixtures, the majority of which had traces of African descent. Slaves ac~ counted for another 15 percent of the total figure. In other words, about 60 percent of the. 29 Apr African Journal of Ecology. Explore this journal > Condition, growth and reproduction in female red lechwe (Kobus leche leche Gray ). The lechwe (Kobus leche), red lechwe or southern lechwe, is an antelope found in wetlands of south central Africa. Contents. [hide]. 1 Range; 2 Description.