Ovis vignei


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Noun1.Ovis vignei - bearded reddish sheep of southern AsiaOvis vignei - bearded reddish sheep of southern Asia
genus Ovis, Ovis - sheep
wild sheep - undomesticated sheep
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When revenue from trophy hunting is used for conservation, trophy harvesting can become a useful conservation tool, as in some populations of markhor Capra falconeri, urial Ovis vignei and Asiatic ibex Capra ibex sibirica in Pakistan (Johnson 1997).
In Pakistan, Ovis vignei (Urial) is represented by three sub-species; Ovis vignei blanfordi (Baluchistan Urial) found in Balochistan and Sindh, Ovis vignei vignei (Ladakh Urial) found in Gilgit-Baltistan and Chitral and Ovis vignei punjabiensis (Punjab Urial) found in Salt and Kala Chitta Ranges in the Punjab (Aleem, 1977; Roberts, 1997).
The available sheep sequences of cytochrome b including the wild sheep such as Ovis vignei (Genbank access number AF034729), Ovis orientalis (Genbank access number AJ867261), Ovis ammon (Genbank access number AJ867272) and Chinese breeds as Lanzhou big tail sheep,Ganjia, Oula,Heiqiupi, Hanzhong,Henan big tail sheep(Genbank access number DQ903211-903224) and Turkish breeds as Akkaraman, Tuj, Karakaya, Hemsin, Morkaraman, Awassi from Israel (Genbank access number DQ097407-097430 and DQ851912, DQ852045, DQ852072, DQ852077-852082) .