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Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus)

The Mountain Goat is endemic to the mountainous regions of Western Canada and the Northwestern United States. [1]

Chiru (Pantholops hodgsonii)

The Chiru is the only large mammal species endemic to the Tibetan Plateau. Its horns have no age rings, and there is no evidence that they continue to…

Tatra Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra tatrica)

The Tatra Chamois is treated as a subspecies of the Alpine Chamois. It has a very small and isolated distribution range in the Tatras Mountains on the border…

Takins (Budorcas sp.)

There are four different species of Takin.

Golden Takin (Budorcas bedfordi)

Following below you find a photo catalogue of earthy Golden Takin.  

Sichuan Takin (Budorcas tibetana)

Following below you find a photo catalogue of earthy Bhutan Takin.

Bhutan Takin (Budorcas whitei)

Following below you find a photo catalogue of earthy Bhutan Takin.

Mishmi Takin (Budorcas taxicolor)

Following below you find a photo catalogue of earthy Mishmi Takin.  

Afghan Urial (Ovis cycloceros)

If you follow the Phylogenetic species concept (PSC) – as we do in this chapter – the Afghan Urial is treated as a full species and incorporates the…

Transcaspian Urial (Ovis vignei arkal)

Following below you find a photo catalogue of magnificent Transcaspian Urial.