Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation

Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food Supply

In Situ Conservation Summary

Repository  Embrapa Meio-Norte
City / State Teresina / Piauí
Collection name  Coleção de germoplasma in situ de caprinos da raça Azul
Total of animals registered  216
Total by taxonomy 
  Bovidae Capra hircus Azul (216)
Active animals  63
Unit of semen/embyos  1117, of 10 animals
Unit of DNA/Tissues  1386, of 11 animals
Descriptor Name (number of animals) 
  Horn status (phenotypic) (115)
  Presence of wattles (115)
  Nasal Mucosa pigmentation (115)
  Coat color/pattern at birth (115)