Equus caballus


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Related to Equus caballus: Equus ferus, Domestic Horse
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Noun1.Equus caballus - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric timesEquus caballus - solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
encolure - the mane of a horse
horseback - the back of a horse
horse's foot - the hoof of a horse
Equus, genus Equus - type genus of the Equidae: only surviving genus of the family Equidae
equid, equine - hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck
roan - a horse having a brownish coat thickly sprinkled with white or gray
stable companion, stablemate - a horse stabled with another or one of several horses owned by the same person
gee-gee - a word for horse used by children or in adult slang
dawn horse, eohippus - earliest horse; extinct primitive dog-sized four-toed Eocene animal
mesohippus - North American three-toed Oligocene animal; probably not directly ancestral to modern horses
protohippus - Pliocene horse approaching donkeys in size
foal - a young horse
male horse - the male of species Equus caballus
female horse, mare - female equine animal
mount, riding horse, saddle horse - a lightweight horse kept for riding only
pony - a range horse of the western United States
polo pony - a small agile horse specially bred and trained for playing polo
wild horse - undomesticated or feral domestic horse
hack - a horse kept for hire
nag, jade, hack, plug - an old or over-worked horse
pony - any of various breeds of small gentle horses usually less than five feet high at the shoulder
bangtail, race horse, racehorse - a horse bred for racing
steeplechaser - a horse trained to run in steeplechases
stalking-horse - a horse behind which a hunter hides while stalking game
harness horse - horse used for pulling vehicles
workhorse - a horse used for plowing and hauling and other heavy labor
post horse, post-horse, poster - a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers
pacer - a horse trained to a special gait in which both feet on one side leave the ground together
high stepper, stepper - a horse trained to lift its feet high off the ground while walking or trotting
chestnut - a dark golden-brown or reddish-brown horse
liver chestnut - a solid dark brown horse
bay - a horse of a moderate reddish-brown color
sorrel - a horse of a brownish orange to light brown color
palomino - a horse of light tan or golden color with cream-colored or white mane and tail
pinto - a spotted or calico horse or pony
withers - the highest part of the back at the base of the neck of various animals especially draft animals
gaskin - lower part of a horse's thigh between the hock and the stifle
poll - the part of the head between the ears
horseflesh, horsemeat - the flesh of horses as food
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Setenta ejemplares (70/200) de la raza caballo criollo (Equus caballus) e hibridos de estos con burro (mulas y burdeganos Equus caballus x Equus africanus asinus) de hatos ganaderos, muchos sin domesticar, procedieron de los estados Apure y Guarico.
Of concern is that this habitat is being significantly impacted upon by Feral Horses Equus caballus at the site (Tolsma 2008), with a minimum of 31 individuals detected from one remote camera (Roger Bilney unpub.
El objetivo de la investigacion consistio en caracterizar la actividad de lisozima en leche de tapir y analizar comparativamente el comportamiento frente a diferentes temperaturas de la lisozima presente en la leche de tres especies de perisodactilos: Tapirus terrestris, Equus caballus y Equus asinus.
According to research worker the level of spontanea changeable of karyotype in animal of species Bos Taurus, Bos Grinniens, Ovis Aries, and Equus Caballus is fluctuating on an average 3, 8 to 24,5% [5- 8, 1, 3-4].
El objetivo fue realizar el cariotipo de la mula y de su probable hijo, asi como el de un equus caballus, asinus y mulus, a fin de realizar el analisis morfologico comparativo entre los cinco cariotipos.
Herein, we report the results of a comparative genomic analyses of the [beta]-globin gene in 11 different taxa; nine eutherian [Homo sapiens (human), Macaca mulatta (rhesus monkey), Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee), Rattus norvegicus (mouse), Mus musculus (rat), Canis familiaris (dog), Bos taurus (cow), Equus caballus (horse), Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)], one dinosaurian (avian) Gallus gallus (chicken) and a neopterygii (marine) Danio rerio (fish), describing fundamental similarities and differences among taxa to enable better evolutionary understanding of functional [beta]-globin gene (Fig.
2 2,7 Bos primigenius 7 4,2 2 2,7 Equus caballus 29 17,3 26 34,7 Cervus elaphus 27 16,1 21 28,0 Capreolus capreolus 8 4,8 Capra pyrenaica 4 2,4 5 6,7 Rupicapra rupicapra 77 45,8 12 16,0 Sus scropha Ursus spelaeus 12 7,1 Pantera pardus 5 6,7 Lynx pardina 1 1,3 Felix silvestris 1 0,6 Vulpes vulpes Canis lupus Martes martes Carnivoro indet Lepussp 2 1,2 T.