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Southeastern Spanish Ibex

Capra pyrenaica hispanica

Description:

This species has a strong sexual dimorphism. Females have short horns and are quite similar to a domestic goat. The horns of the males are considerably thicker and may even be three times longer than those of females. Are farther apart than the horns of other species of the genus Capra.

Notes:

Photographed in 'El Torcal', Antequera

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6 Comments

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 10 years ago

Ya esta, poco a poco iremos añadiendo las demás

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 10 years ago

Creo que se ha cortado el enlace de la misión: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/9014...
Me encanta esta foto de la cabra hispánica.

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 10 years ago

He abierto la misión "Biodiversidad en España/Spain": http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/9014......
¿Puedes incluir tus spottings? Gracias.

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 10 years ago

Thanks for your comments Alice and Eulalia :)

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 10 years ago

¡¡¡Espectacular!!!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 10 years ago

I am not sure I would want to carry around those horns!

Noe and Pili
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Noe and Pili

Andalucía, Spain

Spotted on Oct 25, 2011
Submitted on Oct 30, 2011

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