Ovis vignei

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Synonyms for Ovis vignei

bearded reddish sheep of southern Asia


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Conservation of Punjab Urial (Ovis Vignei punjabiensis) through long-term monitoring of marked individuals.
Poaching, recruitment and conservation of Punjab urial Ovis vignei punjabiensis.
Ladakh urial, Ovis vignei vignei, Food habits, Habitat, Gilgit Baltistan.
The Ladakh urial or shapu (Ovis vignei vignei) is the smallest wild sheep with a very restricted distribution range confined in Pakistan to Chitral (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Gilgit Baltistan and Ladakh (Indian held Kashmir) (Roberts, 1997; Valdez, 2008).
Nevertheless, they are reported to exclusively prey on wild sheep (Ovis vignei), wild goat (Capra aegagrus) and gazelles (Gazella sp.) (Harrington 1977, Asadi 1997, Hunter et al.
Astore markhor (Capra falconeri falconeri) blue sheep (Pseudois nayaur) Ladakh urial (Ovis vignei) Marco Polo's sheep (Ovis ammon polii) Himalayan musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) Himalayan ibex (Capra ibex sibirica) woolly flying squirrel (Eupetaurus cinereus) and Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) are key mammals (Roberts 1977; Schaller 2008; Ablimit et al.
Ladakh urial (Ovis vignei) is the smallest of all wild sheep species categorized as endangered (IUCN 2002) with a total estimated population of less than 600 animals in Pakistan (Hess et al.
The urial (Ovis vignei; Bovidae: Artiodactyla) is an upland medium sized wild sheep, considered as the wild ancestor of the domestic sheep, Ovis aries (Mallon, 1983; Shackleton, 1997).
Ecology of Punjab urial (Ovis vignei punjabiensis) in the Salt Range, Punjab.
In Pakistan, the tribe Caprinae is represented by three sub-species; Ladakh urial or Shapu (Ovis vignei vignei), Afghan or Baluchistan urial (Ovis vignei blanfordi) and Punjab urial (Ovis vignei punjabiensis).
Ecology of the Punjab urial (Ovis vignei punjabiensis) in the Salt Range, Punjab.
In Pakistan, Ovis vignei (Urial) is represented by three sub-species; Ovis vignei blanfordi (Baluchistan Urial) found in Balochistan and Sindh, Ovis vignei vignei (Ladakh Urial) found in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral and Ovis vignei punjabiensis (Punjab Urial) found in Salt and Kala Chitta Ranges in the Punjab (Aleem, 1977; Roberts, 1997).
Poaching, recruitment and conservation of Punjab urial (Ovis vignei punjabiensis) Wildl.
Schaller (1976) analyzed 63 scats from Chitral and Khunjerab areas and found domestic stock (38%), Himalayan ibex (37%), marmots (17%) and 2% of each Shapu (Ovis vignei vignei) / Marcopolo sheep (Ovis ammon polii), cape hare (Lepus capensis) and grass in the diet of Indian wolf (Table III).
The available sheep sequences of cytochrome b including the wild sheep such as Ovis vignei (Genbank access number AF034729), Ovis orientalis (Genbank access number AJ867261), Ovis ammon (Genbank access number AJ867272) and Chinese breeds as Lanzhou big tail sheep,Ganjia, Oula,Heiqiupi, Hanzhong,Henan big tail sheep(Genbank access number DQ903211-903224) and Turkish breeds as Akkaraman, Tuj, Karakaya, Hemsin, Morkaraman, Awassi from Israel (Genbank access number DQ097407-097430 and DQ851912, DQ852045, DQ852072, DQ852077-852082) .