Mammal

The Muskox

The Muskox, gracefully moving through the wild landscapes of the Arctic, embodies a symbol of resilience against extreme conditions. With an imposing appearance, this iconic mammal blends seamlessly into the vast frozen expanses, demonstrating exceptional adaptation to the harshness of its habitat. In this overview, we delve into the fascinating world of the Muskox, exploring its life, crucial ecological role, and the challenges it faces in an ever-changing Arctic environment.

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Keyfacts about the The Muskox

1,4 m

Average Height

265 kg

Average Weight

259 days

Gestation Period

Famille

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  • Name: Muskox
  • Scientific Name: Ovibos moschatus
  • Origin: Extreme northern Canada, Greenland, and the tundras of Norway, Sweden, and Russia
  • IUCN Status: Least Concern
  • CITES: —
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3 individuals

  • FyrisMâle...
  • YlvieFemelle Arrivée en octobre 2021
  • MalenaFemelleArrivée en octobre 2021
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