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Noun1.Rupicapra - chamoisRupicapra - chamois        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Bovidae, family Bovidae - true antelopes; cattle; oxen; sheep; goats
Rupicapra rupicapra, chamois - hoofed mammal of mountains of Eurasia having upright horns with backward-hooked tips
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Transport stress in Southern chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica) and its modulation by acepromazine.
Capreolus capreolus, Alces alces, Capra ibex, Rupicapra rupicapra), to our knowledge no investigations were conducted on the modifications of behaviour in red deer Cervus elaphus.
Elements de distinction des portions petreuses de temporal d'Ovis aries et de Capra hireus; applications des caracteres a la distinction de quelques autres Caprinae (Capra ibex, Rupicapra rupicapra).
(6) Fernandez, H.: Osteologie comparee des petits ruminants eurasiatiques sauvages et domestiques (genres Rupicapra, Ovis, Capra et Capreolus): diagnose differentielle du squelette appendiculaire: p.
There are at least 10 varieties of chamois, genus Rupicapra, that swell the Capra listings.
Wild ruminants in the study area were the following species: hunted red deer (Cervus elaphus), roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra), and protected Alpine ibex (Capra ibex).
Haematological and serum biochemical values of southern chamois (Rupicapra pyrenaica).
Fauna is represented by Ursus arctos, Canis lupus, Lynx lynx, Sus scrofa, Cervus elaphus, or Rupicapra rupicapra.
Presumably in mediaeval Spain, Arabic-speaking Hebrew poets may have been thinking of the gazelle from Arabic poems, as well as of biblical references, or of species found in Spain, such as, on the mountains, the chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra), whose name in Spanish is gamuza or robezo.