Photo category:
Ungulate ecosystems - Alps
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition

  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Ibex
Even-toed ungulates
Mammals
Animals
Vertebrates
Ungulate ecosystems (Alps) diorama

Photo of an Alpine Ibex, Capra ibex, a wild goat of the Alps, and one of the many wild goats of the Eurasian mountains. It was hunted by man almost to the point of extinction. The Ibex went under protection in the year 1821!