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subspecies

European Mouflon
Ovis orientalis musimon Pallas, 1811

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Bovidae - cattle, antelopes, sheep and goats »  genus Ovis »  species Ovis orientalis - Mouflon

Scientific synonyms

Ovis musimon Pallas, 1762
Ovis aries musimon Pallas, 1811
Ovis ammon musimon Pallas, 1811
Aegoceros musimon (Pallas, 1811)

Other names

= Mouflon Sheep
= Red Sheep

Images

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Michael Kesl

juvenile animal

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Ovis orientalis musimon - European Mouflon

Author: Klaus Rudloff

skull

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Intertaxon relationships

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3] [as Ovis aries musimon Pallas, 1811]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [241:mufflon-ovis-musimon]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Ovis musimon Pallas, 1811]
EN Šefrová H., Laštůvka Z. (2005): Catalogue of alien animal species in the Czech Republic, Acta univ. agric. et silvic. Mendel. Brun., LIII, No. 4, pp. 151-170 [as Ovis musimon (Schreber, 1782)]
Data retrieved on: 23 December 2018

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