KORYAK SNOW SHEEP
Ovis nivicola koriakorum
Distribution: Koryak Mountains, North of 60º N, and East of the Penzhina River, South of the 64º N.
Description: Koryak snow sheep is smaller in size then Kamchatka snow sheep, it weighs 180-230 pounds. Color is grayish-brown or grizzled. The white rump patch is rather small and is divided by a dark stripe that continues down the tail. Muzzle is white, but the brown facial band, which so strongly characterizes the Verkhoyansk population to the west, is almost lost
CITES: not listed