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  Núcleo de conservação in situ de caprinos da raça Marota
Total of animals registered  557
Total by taxonomy 
  Bovidae Capra hircus Marota (557)
Active animals  42
Unit of semen/embyos  2510, of 22 animals
Unit of DNA/Tissues  4610, of 24 animals
Descriptor Name (number of animals) 
  Horn status (phenotypic) (509)
  Birth weight (12)
  Weaning weight (4)
  Presence of beard (39)
  Presence of wattles (509)
  Nasal Mucosa pigmentation (509)
  Coat color/pattern at birth (509)