Bos indicus

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Synonyms for Bos indicus

any of several breeds of Indian cattle

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A comparison of morphometric characteristics of sperm from fertile Bos taurus and Bos indicus bulls in Brazil.
Artificial insemination (AI) has been proved to be the major tool for genetic upgrading of Bos taurus cows, which may have the potential to genetically improve the Bos indicus as well through cross-breeding (Galina and Arthur, 1990; Larson and Ball, 1992; Nicholas, 1996).
La presente investigacion tuvo como objetivo determinar los posibles factores ambientales que afectan la edad al primer parto y el intervalo entre partos en vacas mestizas con predominio Bos indicus del sistema doble proposito en el municipio de Arauca, Colombia.
Se sabe que el Bos indicus tiene mayor reflexion que la del Bos taurus, lo cual le da al primero una ventaja adaptativa para resistir la incidencia de los rayos infrarrojos.
Our findings indicates an agreement with previous reports on differences in Bos taurus and Bos indicus for disease resistance/ immune reponse traits (8,9,10).
Plasma antimullerian hormone: an endocrine marker for in vitro embryo production from Bos taurus and Bos indicus donors.
Evaluation of carcass characteristics and meat chemical composition of Bos indicus and Bos indicus x Bos taurus crossbred steers finished in pasture systems.
En la practica, el termino es actualmente utilizado de manera indistinta para describir cruces indefinidos entre razas Bos taurusxBos indicus, o inclusive para describir ganado tipo Bos indicus de raza indefinida.
Os taurinos e zebuinos compreendem a maior parte dogado do mundo, entretanto a sua origem, classificacao sistematica e domesticacao ainda geram controversia: o proprio Lineu os considerou como duas especies separadas, designando-as Bos taurus e Bos indicus, animais sem e com cupim, respectivamente.
In zebu cattle, mainly Bos indicus, there is the development of a singular muscle named Rhomboideus (RH), which is the popular humpback.
1998) has noticed that Zebu (Bos indicus) is relatively resistant to ticks as compared to Bos indicus and Bos taurus crosses.
Effect of early luteolysis in progesterone-based timed AI protocols in Bos indicus, Bos indicus x Bos taurus, and Bos taurus heifers.