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  • Variants

    • European mouflon
    • European mouflon sheep
    • Moufflon
    • Mouflon sheep
    • Muflon
    • Ovis anatolica
    • Ovis aries
    • Ovis armeniana
    • Ovis corsicosardinensis
    • Ovis cyprius
    • Ovis erskinei
    • Ovis gmelini
    • Ovis isphaganica
    • Ovis jubata
    • Ovis laristanica
    • Ovis matschiei
    • Ovis mongolica
    • Ovis musimon
    • Ovis occidentalis
    • Ovis occidentosardinensis
    • Ovis ophion
    • Ovis orientalis
    • Ovis orientalis musimon
    • Ovis orientalis ophion
    • Ovis sinesella
    • Ovis urmiana
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    • found: Northern Wild Sheep and Goat Council. Symposium (11th : 1998 : Whitefish, Mont.). Addendum to the Proceedings of the Eleventh Biennial Symposium, 2000:p. 12 (European mouflon (Ovis orientalis musimon); mouflon sheep; mouflon; native to the islands of Corsica and Sardinia; widely distrib. due to introductions to the Crimea, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Luxemburg, Italy, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Yugoslavia, Romania, Spain, Finland, Denmark, Bulgaria, and the U.S.)
    • found: Mammal species of the world, via WWW, June 10, 2001(Ovis aries. Common name: mouflon. Distribution: S and E Turkey, Armenia, S Azerbaijan, N Iraq, W Iran. Domesticated worldwide; primitive domestic populations (mouflon) feral on Corsica and Sardinia, introduced from there to Europe, Crimea (USSR), USA (incl. Hawaiian Isls), Chile, Kerguelen Isls, Tenerife (Canary Isls); on Cyprus; and on St. Kilda and other small islands off the British Isles; improved domestic stock feral in Norway, Sweden, USA, islands off coasts of British Isles and New Zealand, Kerguelen Isls, and probably other oceanic islands. Comments: Includes orientalis; also includes musimon and ophion, primitive domestic sheep, now feral. Status: CITES - Appendix I as O. orientalis ophion; U.S. ESA - Endangered as O. musimon ophion; IUCN - Vulnerable as O. orientalis musimon and O. orientalis ophion. Synonyms: anatolica, armeniana, corsicosardinensis, cyprius, erskinei, gmelini, isphaganica, jubata, laristanica, matschiei, mongolica, musimon, occidentalis, occidentosardinensis, ophion, orientalis, sinesella, urmiana)
    • found: Revised checklist of North American mammals north of Mexico, 1997, via WWW, June 10, 2001(Ovis aries, European Mouflon Sheep)
    • found: ITIS, June 10, 2001(Ovis aries. Common name: sheep (feral). Synonyms: Ovis musimon, Ovis orientalis)
  • LC Classification

    • QL737.U53
  • Change Notes

    • 2001-06-10: new
    • 2001-07-13: revised
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