Taxon profile


Capra falconeri (Wagner, 1839)

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

Scientific synonyms

Aegoceros (Capra) falconeri Wagner, 1839 o

Near Threatened


juvenile animal

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Panthera uncia (Schreber, 1775) - Snow Leopard

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Capra falconeri chialtanensis Lydekker, 1913 - Chiltan Wild Goat
subspecies Capra falconeri falconeri (Wagner, 1839) - Astor Markhor

Capra falconeri falconeri - Astor Markhor

subspecies Capra falconeri heptneri Zalkin, 1945 - Tadjik Markhor

Capra falconeri heptneri - Tadjik Markhor

subspecies Capra falconeri megaceros Hutton, 1842 - Kabul Markhor

Capra falconeri megaceros - Kabul Markhor

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) [] [as Capra falconeri Wagner, 1839]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Capra falconeri (Wagner, 1839)]

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