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What is an ibex?
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Where are ibex from?
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How many types of Ibex are there?
There are nine species of "Ibex" or their Latin genus name, "Capra". The species are as follows: Spanish Ibex, Alpine Ibex, Nubian Ibex, Siberian Ibex, Walia Ibex, West Caucasian tur, East Caucasian tur, the Wild Goat, and the Markhor. If you want to be really specific there is ten, due to the Wild Goat being domesticated and creating the Domesticated Goat.
What is an ibex cross goat?
Why are the ibex endangered?
How heavy is an ibex?
Where does an Ibex live?
The Alpine Ibex, Capra ibex, is a species of wild goat that lives in the mountains of the European Alps. The Spanish Ibex and the Middle Eastern Nubian Ibex are very close relatives of the Alpine Ibex. Being an excellent climber, its habitat is the rocky region along the snow line above alpine forests of the European Alps. Today, about 4,000 Alpine Ibex roam the area of the Gran Paradiso National Park, Italy's oldest and best known national park. It is located in the Graian Alps. (See Link)