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Ovis ammon (Altai Argali) is a species of mammals in the family Bovidae. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN and in CITES Appendix II. It is found in the Palearctic and the Indo-Malayan Realm. Altai Argali is a browser. Individuals are known to live for 180.96 months and can grow to 180000 g. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. Altai Argali relies on running to move around.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_II
  • Definition: Appendix II lists species that are not necessarily now threatened with extinction but that may become so unless trade is closely controlled. It also includes so-called "look-alike species", i.e. species whose specimens in trade look like those of species listed for conservation reasons. International trade in specimens of Appendix-II species may be authorized by the granting of an export permit or re-export certificate. No import permit is necessary for these species under CITES (although a permit is needed in some countries that have taken stricter measures than CITES requires). Permits or certificates should only be granted if the relevant authorities are satisfied that certain conditions are met, above all that trade will not be detrimental to the survival of the species in the wild. (See Article IV of the Convention)
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/7093/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Altai Argali