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Noun1.Ovis - sheepOvis - sheep          
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
sheep - woolly usually horned ruminant mammal related to the goat
wether - male sheep especially a castrated one
lamb - young sheep
domestic sheep, Ovis aries - any of various breeds raised for wool or edible meat or skin
argal, argali, Ovis ammon - wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia
Marco Polo sheep, Marco Polo's sheep, Ovis poli - Asiatic wild sheep with exceptionally large horns; sometimes considered a variety of the argali (or Ovis ammon)
Ovis vignei, urial - bearded reddish sheep of southern Asia
Dall sheep, Dall's sheep, Ovis montana dalli, white sheep - large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska
bighorn sheep, Ovis canadensis, Rocky Mountain bighorn, Rocky Mountain sheep, cimarron, bighorn - wild sheep of mountainous regions of western North America having massive curled horns
moufflon, mouflon, Ovis musimon - wild mountain sheep of Corsica and Sardinia
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pseudotuberculosis nitrate locus is composed of narKGHJI gene cluster and by genes encoding the molybdopterins moeB, moaE, molB, molA, moeY, moaC, moeA, and moa genes are similar to the other bacteria under Actinomycetes and all the biovar Ovis strains that lack the nitrate locus in their genomes.
ovis, has also been reported previously in China in goats (15%) from central and southern China [1] and in sheep and goats (41%) in Henan and Xinjiang [6, 7].
ovis. The specimen demonstrated anterior hooks, dark posterior spiracles with a flat side medially, and respiratory holes arranged radially [Figure 1].
pseudotuberculosis biotype ovis strains when examined with pulsed field gel electrophoresis (PFGE), BOX-PCR, random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD), and amplification of DNA surrounding rare restriction sites (ADSRRS) [3,15,16].
La cisticercosis de las ovejas y cabras es causada principalmente por Taenia ovis, T.
ovis infestions are less common than in humans, having been sporadically described in dogs from India [11], Spain [12, 13], New Zealand [14], and UK [16] and in a cat from Australia [15].
Individual differences, parasites, and the costs of reproduction for bighorn females (Ovis canadensis).
Seroprevalence of Brucella ovis, Brucella melitensis and Chlamydia psittaci in rams.
Ophthalmomyiasis due to Oestrus ovis was first described in 1947.
Ocular myiasis interna caused by the sheep nasal bot ly (Oestrus ovis L.).
Himalayan ibex (Capra ibex sibirica) Blue sheep (Pseudois nayaur) Astore markhor (Capra falconeri falconeri) Ladakh urial (Ovis vignei) Marco polo sheep (Ovis ammon polii) and Himalayan musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) in Gilgit-Baltistan.