Bighorn sheep

Bighorn sheep, Species of sheep native to North America.

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The bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) is a species of sheep native to North America. It is named for its large horns. A pair of horns might weigh up to 14 kg (30 lb); the sheep typically weigh up to 143 kg (315 lb). Recent genetic testing indicates three distinct subspecies of Ovis canadensis, one of which is endangered: O. c. sierrae.

Desert bighorn sheep
4 months ago

Desert bighorn sheep ... The desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis nelsoni) is a subspecies of bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) that is native to the deserts of the United States'...

Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep
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Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep ... North America's bighorn sheep: Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep, Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep and desert bighorn sheep. Sierra Nevada bighorn sheep were listed...

Snow sheep
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Snow sheep ... The snow sheep (Ovis nivicola), or Siberian bighorn sheep, is a species of sheep from the mountainous areas in the northeast of Siberia. One subspecies...

Bighorn Mountains
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Bighorn Mountains ... The Bighorn Mountains (Crow: Basawaxaawúua, lit. 'our mountains' or Iisaxpúatahchee Isawaxaawúua, 'bighorn sheep's mountains') are a mountain range in...

Bighorn River
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Bighorn River ... François Larocque for the bighorn sheep he saw along its banks as he explored the Yellowstone. The upper reaches of the Bighorn, south of the Owl Creek...

Badlands bighorn
4 months ago

Badlands bighorn ... The Badlands bighorn, Ovis canadensis auduboni, also commonly known as Audubon's bighorn sheep, is an extinct subspecies of bighorn sheep of the northern...

Antelope Island
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Antelope Island ... Island has natural scenic beauty and holds populations of pronghorn, bighorn sheep, American bison, porcupine, badger, coyote, bobcat, mule deer, and millions...

Tukudeka
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Tukudeka ... White Meat," "Eaters of Mountain Sheep," "Mountain Sheepeaters," or simply, "Sheepeaters." A Shoshone word for bighorn ram is "duku", which also translates...

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
5 months ago

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park ... especially for bird-watching. Throughout the park, visitors may see bighorn sheep, mountain lions, kit foxes, mule deer, coyotes, greater roadrunners...

San Andres Mountains
4 months ago

San Andres Mountains ... bighorn sheep" Wildlife Notes Archived 2011-07-16 at the Wayback Machine San Andres National Wildlife Refuge official webpage "Desert Bighorn Sheep"...

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