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Ovis ammon Linnaeus 1758 (argali)

Osteichthyes - Artiodactyla - Bovidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 94213

Alternative combination: Capra ammon

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Ovis according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

Sister taxa: Ovis aries, Ovis canadensis, Ovis cervina, Ovis dalli, Ovis dorshi, Ovis europea, Ovis nivicola, Ovis shantungensis, Ovis vignei

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Average measurements (in mm): P2 9.50 x 8.00, P3 11.0 x 11.0, P4 11.0 x 12.0, M1 17.0 x 16.0, M2 25.0 x 17.0