bezoar goat

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Related to bezoar goat: wild goat, Capra aegagrus hircus
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Noun1.Bezoar goat - wild goat of Iran and adjacent regionsbezoar goat - wild goat of Iran and adjacent regions
wild goat - undomesticated goat
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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.
Leopard scat analyses demonstrated that bezoar goats make up to 90% of all prey consumed (Khorozyan 2003a).
Moreover, the target zone is adjoining eastern part of Khosrov Forest State Reserve and may serve as a buffer area and an ecological corridor for many endangered wild animals, as Leopards (Panthera pardus), Bezoar Goats (Capra aegagrus), Mouflons (Ovis orientailis) etc.