Mouflon

Known as: Mouflons, Ovis aries musimon, Ovis gmelini musimon 
The smallest subspecies of wild sheep, from which domestic sheep are primarily descended.
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1962-2017
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2009
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2009
The domestication of livestock represented a crucial step in human history. By using endogenous retroviruses as genetic markers… (More)
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2007
2007
We examined the long-term effects (28 years) of habitat loss and phenotype-based selective harvest on body mass, horn size, and… (More)
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2004
2004
The mouflon population of Caroux-Espinouse, southern France, inhabits a highly seasonal area with dry summers. We monitored… (More)
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2002
2002
Although the potential use of reproductive biotechnologies for safeguarding endangered wildlife species is undoubted, practical… (More)
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2002
2002
Brucella ovis was isolated for the first time in Italy in 1994 from the genital organs of two domestic rams. In subsequent years… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Since the advent of procedures for cloning animals, conservation biologists have proposed using this technology to preserve… (More)
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1998
1998
To document the process of physical and reproductive maturation in a long-lived mammal, the long-term changes in endocrine… (More)
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1998
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1998
To investigate the origins and phylogenetic relationships of domestic sheep, mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) from 243 sheep of five… (More)
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1997
1997
As previous studies of genetic polymorphism in the mouflon (Ovis gmelini) have not provided any valuable markers for population… (More)
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1979
1979
Le cheminement paléontologique du Mouflon de Corse est retracé à l’intention des généticiens afin de leur proposer une estimation… (More)
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