Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food Supply

In Situ Conservation Summary

Repository  Embrapa Gado de Corte
City / State Campo Grande / Mato Grosso do Sul
Collection name  Núcleo de Conservação in situ de bovinos Caracu
Total of animals registered  934
Total by taxonomy 
  Bovidae Bos taurus - beef Caracu (934)
Active animals  251
Unit of DNA/Tissues  15967, of 141 animals
Descriptor Name (number of animals) 
  Birth weight (631)
  Weaning weight (667)
  Adjusted 550-day weight (401)
  Scrotal circumference in 550 days (185)