West Caucasian tur

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West Caucasian tur
Capra caucasica male wiki1.JPG
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Bovidae
Subfamily: Caprinae
Genus: Capra
Species:
C. caucasica
Binomial name
Capra caucasica

The West Caucasian tur (Capra caucasica syn Capra caucasica caucasica[2]) is a mountain-dwelling goat-antelope found only in the western half of the Caucasus Mountains range.

References[change | change source]

  1. Weinberg, P. (2008). "Capra caucasica". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (IUCN) 2008: e.T3794A10088217. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T3794A10088217.en. http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/3794/0. Retrieved 13 January 2018.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of endangered.
  2. West Caucasian tur