For completeness, centered in the Himalayas and generally south of the argalis, one finds the blue sheep or bharal
. Smallish and very sheep-like, the blue sheep is the highest-dwelling large mammal in the world and is considered different enough to have its own genus and species: Pseudois nayaur.
2004: Competition between domestic livestock and wild bharal
Pseudois nayaur in the Indian Trans-Himalaya.
Home range, activity rhythm and foraging strategy of Bharal
(Pseudois nayaur) in Helan Mountain, China.
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The horns of the Kuban tur resemble those of a normal ibex, while the Dagestan tur looks more like a bharal
, which is why some people think it is a sheep.
They can get a chance to see the Himalayan blue sheep ( Bharal
) and even the snow leopard, if they are lucky.
Complete genome sequence of a peste des petits ruminants virus recovered from wild bharal
in Tibet, China.
(Article) 16 Competition between Journal of Applied 88 domestic livestock and wild Ecology, 2004, 41 (2), bharal
Pseudois nayaur in pp.
In addition to the arctic fox, the team also uncovered extinct species of a wooly rhino, three-toed horse, Tibetan bharal
(also known as blue sheep), chiru (Tibetan antelope), snow leopard, badger, as well as 23 other mammals.
The wild animals found in the valley are ibex, himalayan tahr, brown bear, black bear, musk deer, snow leopard, and bharal
. The birds include the monal and koklas pheasants, himalayan western tragopan, snow peacock, snow pigeon, and chukor.
The Russian market is especially interesting because of its great potential, says Puneet Bharal
, head of implementation services for ACORD.
They eat bharal
sheep with are also hunted by people.