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Ovis (sheep)

Wikipedia Abstract

This article refers to the sheep genus. For the species commonly referred to as "sheep", see sheep (Ovis aries).Ovis is a genus of mammals, part of the goat-antelope subfamily of the ruminant family Bovidae. Its five or more highly sociable species are known as sheep. The domestic sheep is one member of the genus, and is thought to be descended from the wild mouflon of central and southwest Asia.
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Species

Ovis ammon (argali) (Invasive) (Attributes)
Ovis aries (sheep)
Ovis canadensis (bighorn sheep) (Attributes)
Ovis dalli (Dall's sheep) (Attributes)
Ovis nivicola (snow sheep) (Attributes)

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Ardastra Gardens & Conserv. Centre
Australia Zoo
Blair Drummond Safari Park
Curraghs Wildlife Park
Guldborgsund Zoo & Botanical Garden
Noah's Ark Zoo Farm
Nyíregyházi Állatpark Nonprofit KFT
Parc Zoologique d'Amiens
Yorkshire Wildlife Park

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