argali

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argali

a wild sheep Ovis ammon.
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2010: Abundance, population structure and seasonally changing social organization of argali Ovis ammon karelini in West-Central Tian-Shan of Kyrgyzstan.
The results of sequence alignments with Ovis ammon (argali), Ovis vignei (Urial), Asian mouflon (Ovis orientalis) and other domestic sheep breeds of China, Turkey and Israel retrieved from Genbank showed that the same three clades A, B and C were detected, which were reconciled with haplotypes A, B and C (Figure 1 and Figure 2) where as the NJ and UPGMA tree constructed by Mega 4.
Argali Ovis ammon provide a good example of a species for which obtaining a population estimate, as differentiated from an abundance index, remains a largely unresolved challenge.