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Serows (genus: Capricornis)

Serows are small to medium-sized, goat- or antilope-like caprinae species. They are the most generalized representatives of the subfamily. Therefore it is thought that all Caprinae species evolved…

Chartreuse Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra cartusiana)

The Chartreuse Chamois is seen as a subspecies of the Alpine Chamois. It has a very small and isolated distribution range in the Chartreuse massif at the western edge of the French Alps.

Kharaulakh Snow Sheep (Ovis nivicola spp.)

The Kharaulakh Snow Sheep is a subspecies – not yet described -, most closely related to the Yakut Snow Sheep.

Bharal (Pseudois nayaur)

The Bharal – formerly known as Blue Sheep – is a goat-like caprid. It is designed for living in precipitous and rocky terrain and may well be one…

Helan Shan Bharal* (Pseudois nayaur ssp)

A small population in the Helan Shan (Helan Mountains, Ningxia Province, China) at the northeastern end of the distribution area of the Bharal is believed to belong to a new, yet…

Pamir Plateau Bharal* (Pseudois nayaur ssp)

The Pamir Plateau Bharal is a putative subspecies of the Greater Bharal. It occurs at the western edge of the Bharal’s distribution range. Tan et al. (2017) mention…

Flare-horned Markhor (Capra falconeri falconeri)

Find listed below a series of Flare-horned Markhor photos.

Bukhara Markhor (Capra falconeri heptneri)

Find listed below a series of Bukhara Markhor photos that show physical features and the animal in its habitat.

Tibetan Bharal (Pseudois nayaur nayaur)

Find listed below a series of Tibetan Bharal photos that show physical features and the animal in its habitat.

Chinese Bharal (Pseudois nayaur szechuanensis)

Find listed below a series of Chinese Bharal photos that show physical features, the animal in its habitat and more.