Saiga tatarica


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Noun1.Saiga tatarica - goat-like antelope of central Eurasia having a stubby nose like a proboscisSaiga tatarica - goat-like antelope of central Eurasia having a stubby nose like a proboscis
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
genus Saiga - Eurasian antelopes: saigas
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The saiga antelope (Saiga tatarica tatarica and S.t.
The results, published in the study "On the Possibility to Identify the Saiga Antelope (Saiga tatarica) on Very-High Resolution Satellite Images," can be found in the journal Doklady Biological Sciences.
The presence of saiga antelope (Saiga tatarica; NMC 12090) dated to 14920 [+ or -] 160 [.sup.14]C yr BP (ETH-3898) on the Baillie Islands, Northwest Territories, provides evidence for a hyper-arid environment on the northeastern extremity of Beringia (Harington and Cinq-Mars, 1995).
Extracts prepared from the horn of the antelope Saiga tatarica Linnaeus (Cornu Saigae tataricae; Lingyangjiao; TCM 4 in Table 1), the red Peony root (Radix Paeoniae rubrae; Chishao; Paeonia lactiflora Pallas (Paeoniaceae); TCM 5 in Table 1), and the scorpion Buthus martensi Karsch (Scorpio; Quanxie; TCM 18 in Table 1) showed less potent inhibitory activity with an I[C.sub.50] of 11.8, 96.8, and 8.8 mg/l, respectively.