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Containing group: Caprinae

Other Names for Pseudois


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Scientific Name Pseudois nayaur
Location Hemis National Park, Ladakh, India
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Bharal
Source Collection Flickr
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License - Version 2.0.
Copyright © 2008 Karunakar Rayker
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