Sentence Examples with the word markhor

From the Pir-Panjal range of Kashmir the markhor extends westwards into Baltistan, Astor, Hunza, Afghanistan and the trans-Indus ranges of the Punjab.

Nahura), and the markhor and tahr (both wild goats), also inhabit the Himalayas.

The short-horned Asiatic goats of the genus Hemitragus receive mention in the article Tahr; but it may be added that fossil species of the same genus are known from the Lower Pliocene formations of India, which have also yielded remains of a goat allied to the markhor of the Himalayas.

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The Himalayan varieties of the markhor and ibex are abundant in Kafiristan.