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Barbary Sheep

Barbary Sheep
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Copyright: Mike Schwebag (SchwebagMike) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 53 W: 0 N: 53] (441)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-01-14
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Canon 350D, Canon EF 100-400 F4-5.6 L IS USM
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/250 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Amnéville Zoo [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-02-07 17:08
Viewed: 3872
Points: 4
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Barbary Sheep, Amnéville Zoo, France.

The Barbary Sheep (Ammotragus lervia, also called Aoudad and Arui) is a species of Caprinae (goat-antelope) found in rocky mountains in North Africa. Six subspecies have been described. Although it is rare in its native North Africa, it was introduced in South Europe and other places.

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belle prise de vue , on pourrait presque penser du noir et blanc
c' est un beau duo avec de bons détails et un BG excellent
bravo merci

This is very nice shot, but this species is mouflon (Ovis musimon) not Barbary sheep.

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