Capra aegagrus


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wild goat of Iran and adjacent regions

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Sindh ibex (Capra aegagrus blythi) is a vulnerable subspecies of wild goat (Capra aegagrus) which is scattered among arid mountain ranges of Pakistan, including low Mekran coastal range, the Koh-i-Maran range south of Quetta (District Kalat), and also the Kirthar range (District Dadu and Las Bela) (Shackleton, 1997).
Blood/meat samples (n=25) of wild goats (Capra aegagrus blythi) were collected from Kirthar National Park, Sindh, Pakistan.
Prevalence of ectoparasites on goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) brought for slaughter in Gwagwalalda area, Abuja, Nigeria.
Now Chiltan Markhor (Capra aegagrus chialtanensis) is only found in the Hazarganji Chiltan National Park Quetta.
Leopard conservation throughout the Caucasus countries and Turkey will only succeed if viable populations of ungulate prey such as the Bezoar goat (Capra aegagrus), and wild boar (Sus scrofa) can be sustained in protected and unprotected habitats, and people in the region are educated about the importance of these species to the sustainability of the ecosystem.
There are caprine species in Pakistan divided in to 7 species and 5 subspecies (Mirza, 1975; Hesse et al., 1977; Roberts, 1997; Chaudhry, 2011) i.e., Western Himalayan goat (Naemorhedus goral); blue sheep (Pseudois nayur nayur); Sind wild goat (Capra aegagrus blythi); Chiltan wild goat (Capra aegagrus chialtnensis); Asiatic or Himalayan ibex (Ibex siberica); flare horned markhor (Capra falconeri falconeri); straight horned markhor (Capra falconeri megaceros); blandford urial (Ovis vignei blandfordi); Afghan urial (Ovis vignei cycloceros); Punjab urial (Ovis vignei punjabiensis); Ladakh urial (Ovis vignei vignei); Marcopolo sheep (Ovis ammon polii).