Capra hircus


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Noun1.Capra hircus - any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or woolCapra hircus - any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool
caprine animal, goat - any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns
Cashmere goat, Kashmir goat - Himalayan goat having a silky undercoat highly prized as cashmere wool
Angora goat, Angora - a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair
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"Capra Hircus" is the scientific name for which domestic animal?
The outdoor loose housing system of this farm hosting 2 oxen (Bos taurus), 2 horses (Equus caballus), 5 goats (Capra hircus), 4 alpacas (Vicugnapacos), 8 fallow deer (Dama dama), and 15 sheep (Ovis aries) was separated from a stable housing 3 pigs (Sus scrofa domesticus).
Seasonal variation in expression pattern of genes under HSP70: Seasonal variation in expression pattern of genes under HSP70 family in heat- and cold-adapted goats (Capra hircus).
Monitoreo de la cabra domestica (Capra hircus) en la Reserva de la Biosfera de Tehuacan-Cuicatlan
Experiments were conducted to determine the nutrient digestibility and enteric C[H.sub.4] and C[O.sub.2] emissions in goats (Capra hircus hircus) and Sika deer (Cervus nippon hortulorum) in accordance with the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee of Konkuk University.
Para casos mas especificos se ha seguido a Boessneck (1969), Payne (1985), Prummel y Frisch (1986) y Fernandez (2001) para la diferenciacion entre Ovis aries y Capra hircus, para el Bos taurus a Prummel (1988) y para diferenciar al jabali del cerdo domestico (Payne y Bull 1988).
Surgical management of cervical esophageal obstruction in a goat (Capra hircus) - A Case Report.
Sixty-one isolates of Sordaria fimicola were isolated from the dung samples of cow (Bos taurus), horse (Equus caballus) buffalo (Bos taurus), donkey (Equus asinus), rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus), sheep (Ovis aries), camel (Camelus bactrianus) and goat (Capra hircus) collected from different areas of Lahore by adopting a moist chamber method.
The sequences were BLAST and further analyzed through multiple sequence alignment of IFN-a of Beetal goat with other species like goat (Capra hircus: GenBank accession number XM005683621), sheep (Ovis aries: X59067), cattle (Bos taurus: NP001165512), buffalo (Bubalus bubalis: XP006055575), Yak (Bos grunniens: AEU17776) chiru (Pantholops hodgsonii: XM005962133), and blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra: ACR61636).
Following his research on the subject, Sameer has come to the conclusion that the Omani headgear is a shawl prepared from pashmina -- down fibre or undercoat of a domestic goat, known as Capra hircus, which is native to the mountainous region in northern India.
lingualis) en caprinos (Capra hircus) [2, 10], en ovinos (Ovis aries) [1, 4, 6], en ovinos y caprinos [3, 7, 9], que se encarga de irrigar las partes de la lengua de cada lado correspondiente.