Scientific Name:
Ovis vignei vignei
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Ladakh Urial
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: June 14, 1976
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:

Facts Summary:
The Shapo (Ovis vignei vignei) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "mammals" and found in the following area(s): Kashmir. This species is also known by the following name(s): Ladakh Urial.

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