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Domestic goat (Capra hircus) longevity, ageing, and life history

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AnAge entry for Capra hircus Classification (HAGRID: 02372) Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits

Maximum longevity 20.8 years (captivity) Source ref. 671 Sample size Large Data quality High Observations

One animal is reported to have lived 22 years in captivity [0511 ], which is plausible but unverified. Record longevity in captivity belongs to one female who lived 20.8 years [0671 ].

Life history traits (averages)

Female sexual maturity 406 days Male sexual maturity 685 days Gestation 155 days Weaning 160 days Litter size 1.5 (viviparous) Litters per year 1 Inter-litter interval 451 days Weight at birth 2,250 g Weight at weaning Adult weight 61,000 g Postnatal growth rate 0.0041 days -1 (from Gompertz function) Maximum longevity residual 78%

Metabolism

Typical body temperature 312ºK or 39.3ºC or 102.7ºF Basal metabolic rate Not yet available

References
  • [1135 ] Lemaitre et al. (2013), Comparing free-ranging and captive populations reveals intra-specific variation in aging rates in large herbivores. PubMed
  • [0951 ] Jurado et al. (2008), Irregular tooth wear and longevity in captive wild ruminants: a pilot survey of necropsy reports. PubMed
  • [1022 ] Fick et al. (2007), Long-acting neuroleptics used in wildlife management do not impair thermoregulation or physical activity in goats (Capra hircus). PubMed
  • [0671 ] Richard Weigl (2005), Longevity of Mammals in Captivity; from the Living Collections of the World
  • [0610 ] Ernest (2003), Life history characteristics of placental non-volant mammals
  • [0133 ] Boos and Bartels (2002), Ontogeny and occurrence of the corpus fibulae in the domesticated goat (Capra aegagrus f. hircus). PubMed
  • [0434 ] Ronald Nowak (1999), Walker's Mammals of the World
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  • [0731 ] Zullinger et al. (1984), Fitting sigmoid equations to mammalian growth curves
  • [0511 ] Ronald Nowak and John Paradiso (1983), Walker's Mammals of the World
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(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Direction 22 Addition to the Official List of Specific Names in Zoology of (a) the specific names of fifty-seven species, each of which is the type species of a genus in the class Mammalia, the name of which was placed on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology in the period up to the end of 1936, and (B) of the specific names of two species belonging to the same class, each of which is currently regarded as the oldest available name for the type species of a genus, the name of which was placed on the Official List in the same period.Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 1C(C13), 179-200 (1955)

María D. Soler-Cruz,Muñoz-Parra,Susana,Benítez-Rodríguez,Rocío,Florido-Navio,Ana M. (1985) Alimentation et milieux utilises dans l'elevage au laboratoire des Mallophages de Capra hircus: Influence du diametre du poil ou de la fibre artificielle
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Wilson, Don E. and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (1992) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed. 3rd printing

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Capra hircus

Capra hircus

18 Cyrtoclytus capra

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Capra hircus — Goat Goat (g[=o]t), n. [OE goot, got, gat, AS. g[=a]t; akin to D. geit, OHG. geiz, G. geiss, Icel. geit, Sw. get, Dan. ged, Goth. gaits, L. haedus a young goat, kid.] (Zo[ o]l.) A hollow horned ruminant of the genus , of several species… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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Capra hircus hircus — Hausziege Hausziege (Capra aegagrus hircus) Systematik Ordnung: Paarhufer (Artiodactyla) Familie … Deutsch Wikipedia

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ADW: Capra hircus: INFORMATION

By Adam Mileski

Geographic Range

Domestic goats, Capra hircus. most likely descended from C. aegagrus which is from Central Asia. Since the domestication of this species, goats have been spread all over the world by humans. C. hircus requires grass for grazing, but can survive on very thin deposits of grass. Therefore, the only areas C. hircus cannot inhabit are tundras, deserts, and aquatic habitats. There are some feral groups on Hawaii and on other islands. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Goat", 2004 )

Habitat

Capra hircus is a domesticated animal and has been raised in almost all habitats. Goats do require grass for grazing, but can thrive in areas of thin growth that would not support other grazers such as sheep or cows. Also, C. hircus can be kept in dry lots as long as they are constantly fed by humans. Some sort of clean and ventilated shelter is necessary, but it does not have to be extravagant. For sleeping, C. hircus prefers a bedded area of at least 15 feet. Goats require exercise; optimally a goat should have at least 25 square feet per animal for this. Due to a well-developed herding instinct, C. hircus prefers to be in groups of 2 or more. As a domesticated species, C. hircus is very susceptible to predation. Therefore, it is best situated in a fenced in area. Feral groups are found usually in rugged mountain country, rocky crags, and alpine meadows. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 )

Physical Description

Because of its long history of domestication, there are many different breeds of C. hircus. Different breeds can have many different attributes. Typically, adults weigh 45 kg and be 64 cm tall. C. hircus is 1150 to 1700 mm in length. However, weight can vary between 9 and 113 kg and height can vary between 26 and 107 cm in different breeds. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 ; Haenlein, 1992 )

Capra hircus is sexually dimorphic. Males have a beard, horns, a rank odor, and are generally larger than the females. The odor stems from sex glands. The horns are hollow, and grow either scimitar or corkscrew. The hair is generally straight, however some breeds have a wool undercoat. Coat color varies, and can be black, white, red, and brown. Color patterns include solid color, spotted, striped, blended shades, and facial stripes. The nose can be either straight or convex. European breeds have erect ears and Indian breeds do not. The LaMancha breed has no external ear. The tail is short and curved upward. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 ; Haenlein, 1992 )

The average heart rate for C. hircus is 83 beats per minute, and the body temperature is 103.6 degrees F. C. hircus is born with 6 lower incisors and by 4 weeks old have a full set of milk teeth consisting of the 6 lower incisors and 24 molars. The upper jaw does not develop milk teeth, rather it has bony plates to articulate with the lower teeth. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 ; Haenlein, 1992 )

  • Other Physical Features
  • endothermic
  • homoiothermic
  • bilateral symmetry
  • Sexual Dimorphism
  • male larger
  • ornamentation
  • Range mass 9 to 113 kg 19.82 to 248.90 lb
  • Average mass 45 kg 99.12 lb
  • Range length 1150 to 1170 mm 45.28 to 46.06 in
Reproduction

Humans usually control the breeding behavior of C. hircus. Under human control C. hircus follows a polygynous reproductive system. In nature, feral groups follow this same pattern. In captivity, certain males may be chosen by humans to sire the young of several females. The females are then inseminated either directly by those males or by artificial insemination. Left to their own devices, male goats compete for rank, and the highest ranking males have access to mate with the females. Males fight by butting heads until one competitor surrenders. Sex glands are used to produce pheromones. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; Vaughan, et al. 2000 )

The breeding season for C. hircus is from late summer to early winter. The female estrus cycle is 18 days long. However, in the tropics certain breeds reproduce all year long. By manipulating the amount of light goats are exposed to during the day, the estrus cycle can be artificially induced. Twins are extremely common to this species, otherwise 1 or 3 offspring is the typical brood size. Gestation differs between breeds, but is between 145 and 152 days. The young are born precocious and able to walk and follow the mother just hours after birth. About 10 months after birth the young are weaned from their mother’s milk and graze independently. Females become reproductively mature around the age of 1 year, whereas males reach reproductive maturity around 5 months of age. ("Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 ; Vaughan, et al. 2000 )

  • Key Reproductive Features
  • iteroparous
  • seasonal breeding
  • gonochoric/gonochoristic/dioecious (sexes separate)
  • sexual
  • induced ovulation
  • fertilization
  • viviparous
  • Breeding interval C. hircus breeds every 18 months from late summer to early winter.
  • Breeding season Copulation occurs from late summer to early winter.
  • Range number of offspring 1 to 3
  • Average number of offspring 1.25
  • Average number of offspring 1.5 AnAge
  • Range gestation period 4.83 to 5.07 months
  • Average gestation period 5 months
  • Range weaning age 4 to 5 months
  • Average time to independence 10 months
  • Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity (female) 1 years
  • Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity (female)
    Sex: female 406 days AnAge
  • Range age at sexual or reproductive maturity (male) 3 to 10 months
  • Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity (male) 5 months

Mothers of C. hircus nurse their young for 10 months after birth. The main source of parental care is the mother. She provides milk for the young. Since this is a grazing species grass is readily availiable to the young and no solid food needs to be delivered by a parent. Once the young are grown, they will remain in the herd and compete for rank. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 )

Lifespan/Longevity

Domestic goats typically live to be 15 years old in captivity. An individual has lived to be 22 years old. Humans control the lifespan of domestic goats generally, however predation still occurs under human control. In the wild, predation and parasites are the major factors affecting longevity. ("Capra hircus", 1983 )

  • Range lifespan
    Status: captivity 22 (high) years
  • Average lifespan
    Status: captivity 15 years
  • Average lifespan
    Status: captivity 20.8 years AnAge
Behavior

Domestic goats are social animals and prefer to be in the presence of other goats. The size of captive herds is controlled by humans. Herd sizes in the wild tend to be 5 to 20 members, but can be as high as 100. The herds can contain only males, only females and young, or a mix of both. Goats are diurnal, and spend most of the day grazing. Because they live under human control, most goats can be described as sedentary. There is a rank structure in the herds. The males butt heads for hierarchy status. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; "Did you know?", 2004 )

Home Range

There is no known home range size for these animals. Because their living arrangements are most often controlled by humans, it is difficult to estimate how much space they would occupy without human control.

Communication and Perception

Capra hircus uses the five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch to experience the world. To communicate with each other sight, smell, and hearing are primarily used, although touch is important when males are butting heads to determine dominance status. During the mating season the males emit pheromones. Due to domestication, C. hircus has learned to interact with other species such as humans and dogs. Vocal and visual signals from humans and dogs can control where and when members of C. hircus walk, eat, and reproduce. ("Did you know?", 2004 )

Food Habits

Domestic goats are ruminants and eat grasses and shrubs. Goats can choose what grasses they will eat and generally avoid grass covered in feces. In captivity they eat roughage all year round. When the season is warm they can graze, but during the winter they are fed by humans. Farmers feed males and females different quantities and different types of foods on farms. C. hircus is a ruminant and eats grasses and shrubs. Goats can choose what grasses they will eat and generally avoid grass covered in feces. In captivity they eat roughage all year round. When the season is warm they can graze, but during the winter they are fed by humans. Farmers feed males and females different quantities and different types of foods on farms. C. hircus is a ruminant and eats grasses and shrubs. Goats can choose what grasses they will eat and generally avoid grass covered in feces. In captivity they eat roughage all year round. When the season is warm they can graze, but during the winter they are fed by humans. Farmers feed males and females different quantities and different types of foods on farms. C. hircus is a ruminant and eats grasses and shrubs. Goats can choose what grasses they will eat and generally avoid grass covered in feces. In captivity they eat roughage all year round. When the season is warm they can graze, but during the winter they are fed by humans. Farmers feed males and females different quantities and different types of foods on farms. ("Did you know?", 2004 ; "Farm Animals", 1981 ; "Goat", 2004 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Farm Animals", 1981 ; "Goat", 2004 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Farm Animals", 1981 ; "Goat", 2004 ; "Did you know?", 2004 ; "Farm Animals", 1981 ; "Goat", 2004 )

Predation

The main predators of domestic goats are coyotes, dogs, mountain lions, foxes, eagles, and bobcats. Humans provide the most protection by keeping them in fences; however even that is not impenetrable. The main defense from predation which domestic goats have is living in herds. They can also be aggressive and will use their horns in defense. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; Haenlein, 1992 ; Vaughan, et al. 2000 )

Ecosystem Roles

Because goats are a domestic species and non-native throughout most of their current range, their grazing can be detrimental to natural ecosystems. Goat overgrazing can cause erosion, spread of deserts, and the disappearance of natural wildlife. This was documented in New Zealand and scientists believe grazing by goats is preventing revegetation. A feral population of C. hircus led to the extinction of many forest bird species in Hawaii and feral goat populations may most severely impact their wild cousins, other members of the genus Capra. However, in some managed grasslands, goats have been used to prevent the spread of introduced weeds. ("Capra hircus", 1983 ; American Sheep Industry Association, 2007 ; Vaughan, et al. 2000 )

Economic Importance for Humans: Positive

Capra hircus is regularly farmed for milk, wool, cheese, meat, and leather. The milk is actually more digestible by humans than cow milk. More people worldwide use goats for dairy and meat than use cows. Many people also keep them as pets and show them in competitions. ("Did you know?", 2004 ; "Goat", 2004 ; "National 4H council", 2000 )

Economic Importance for Humans: Negative

Capra hircus can be quite detrimental to the environment and therefore be a problem to humans. Feral groups of C. hircus have caused erosion and ruined the quality of soil by overgrazing. ("Capra hircus", 1983 )

Conservation Status

Capra hircus is quite abundant and under no special conservation status.

Contributors

Nancy Shefferly (editor), Animal Diversity Web.

Adam Mileski (author), University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, Phil Myers (editor, instructor), Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

Glossary

Living in Australia, New Zealand, Tasmania, New Guinea and associated islands.

living in sub-Saharan Africa (south of 30 degrees north) and Madagascar.

living in the Nearctic biogeographic province, the northern part of the New World. This includes Greenland, the Canadian Arctic islands, and all of the North American as far south as the highlands of central Mexico.

living in the southern part of the New World. In other words, Central and South America.

living in the northern part of the Old World. In otherwords, Europe and Asia and northern Africa.

uses sound to communicate

living in landscapes dominated by human agriculture.

young are born in a relatively underdeveloped state; they are unable to feed or care for themselves or locomote independently for a period of time after birth/hatching. In birds, naked and helpless after hatching.

having body symmetry such that the animal can be divided in one plane into two mirror-image halves. Animals with bilateral symmetry have dorsal and ventral sides, as well as anterior and posterior ends. Synapomorphy of the Bilateria.

Found in coastal areas between 30 and 40 degrees latitude, in areas with a Mediterranean climate. Vegetation is dominated by stands of dense, spiny shrubs with tough (hard or waxy) evergreen leaves. May be maintained by periodic fire. In South America it includes the scrub ecotone between forest and paramo.

uses smells or other chemicals to communicate

having a worldwide distribution. Found on all continents (except maybe Antarctica) and in all biogeographic provinces; or in all the major oceans (Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific.

desert or dunes

in deserts low (less than 30 cm per year) and unpredictable rainfall results in landscapes dominated by plants and animals adapted to aridity. Vegetation is typically sparse, though spectacular blooms may occur following rain. Deserts can be cold or warm and daily temperates typically fluctuate. In dune areas vegetation is also sparse and conditions are dry. This is because sand does not hold water well so little is available to plants. In dunes near seas and oceans this is compounded by the influence of salt in the air and soil. Salt limits the ability of plants to take up water through their roots.

diurnal
  1. active during the day, 2. lasting for one day.

ranking system or pecking order among members of a long-term social group, where dominance status affects access to resources or mates

animals that use metabolically generated heat to regulate body temperature independently of ambient temperature. Endothermy is a synapomorphy of the Mammalia, although it may have arisen in a (now extinct) synapsid ancestor; the fossil record does not distinguish these possibilities. Convergent in birds.

female parental care

parental care is carried out by females

union of egg and spermatozoan

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Capra hircus

Capra hircus

Capra hircus Goat Goat (g[=o]t), n. [OE goot, got, gat, AS. g[=a]t; akin to D. geit, OHG. geiz, G. geiss, Icel. geit, Sw. get, Dan. ged, Goth. gaits, L. haedus a young goat, kid.] (Zo["o]l.) A hollow-horned ruminant of the genus , of several species and varieties. esp. the domestic goat (), which is raised for its milk, flesh, and skin. [1913 Webster]

Note: The Cashmere and Angora varieties of the goat have long, silky hair, used in the manufacture of textile fabrics. The wild or bezoar goat (), of Asia Minor. noted for the bezoar stones found in its stomach. is supposed to be one of the ancestral species of the domestic goat. The Rocky Mountain goat () is more nearly related to the antelopes. See . [1913 Webster]

(Zo["o]l), one of several species of antelopes, which in some respects resemble a goat, having recurved horns, a stout body, large hoofs, and a short, flat tail, as the goral, thar, mazame, and chikara .

(Zo["o]l.), any moth of the genus , esp. the large European species (), the larva of which burrows in oak and willow trees, and requires three years to mature. It exhales an odor like that of the he-goat.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000 .

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Capra hircus — Chèvre Pour les articles homonymes, voir Chèvre (homonymie) … Wikipédia en Français

Capra hircus — Wildziege Bezoarziege (C. a. aegagrus) Systematik Ordnung: Paarhufer (Artiodactyla) Unterordnung … Deutsch Wikipedia

Capra hircus — noun any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool • Syn: ↑domestic goat • Hypernyms: ↑goat, ↑caprine animal • Hyponyms: ↑Cashmere goat, ↑Kashmir goat, ↑Angora, ↑ … Useful english dictionary

Capra hircus hircus — Hausziege Hausziege (Capra aegagrus hircus) Systematik Ordnung: Paarhufer (Artiodactyla) Familie … Deutsch Wikipedia

Capra —  Pour le réalisateur homonyme, voir Frank Capra … Wikipédia en Français

capră — CÁPRĂ, capre, s.f. I. 1. Gen de mamifere rumegătoare paricopitate, cu părul lung, cu coarne, mai mari şi diferenţiate la masculi (Capra); animal care face parte din acest gen; p. restr. femela acestui animal. ♢ Capră de stâncă = capră sălbatică,… … Dicționar Român

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Capra — Pour le réalisateur homonyme, voir Frank Capra. Capra (chèvres et bouquetins) … Wikipédia en Français

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A highly specific PCR assay for identification of goat (Capra hircus) meat

A highly specific PCR assay for identification of goat (Capra hircus) meat
  • Deepak Kumar a. . ,
  • S.P. Singh a ,
  • Rashmi Singh b ,
  • Nagappa S. Karabasanavar c
  • a Department of Veterinary Public Health, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar 263 145, Uttarakhand, India
  • b Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar 263 145, Uttarakhand, India
  • c Department of Veterinary Public Health, Krantisinh Nana Patil College of Veterinary Science, Shirval 412 801, Maharashtra, India
Received 25 August 2010, Revised 12 January 2011, Accepted 17 January 2011, Available online 15 February 2011 Abstract

A highly specific single step polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is described for the detection of goat (Capra hircus ) meat. Goat-specific primers (DAF-01 and DGR-04) were designed against a conserved region of mitochondrial d-loop gene that yielded a 294 bp PCR product. Specificity of the primers was confirmed by testing them with DNA from other commonly used meat animal species, i.e. cattle, buffalo, sheep, swine and poultry. PCR amplification of target DNA with goat-specific primers was repeated 15 times, with consistent results observed. The specificity of goat-specific PCR provides a valuable tool for identification of goat meat and to avoid its fraudulent substitution and adulteration.

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Corresponding author. Present address: Division of Veterinary Public Health, Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Izatnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India. Tel. +91 9411547664; fax: +91 581 2303284.

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    Վայրի բնության և մշակութային արժեքների պահպանման հիմնադրամը (FPWC)` ՎիվաՍել-ՄՏՍ ընկերության հետ համատեղ հուլիսի 22-ին, արդեն իններորդ անգամ կազմակերպել էին «Նկարչական օր» ամենամյա միջոցառումը։ Այս տարի գունագեղ բացօթյա արվեստանոցի էր վերածվել Երևանի կենդանաբանական այգին։ «Այս նկարների օգնությամբ ամեն օր մասնագիտական բառապաշարով քննարկվող բնապահպանական խնդիրները գույն և բովանդակություն են ստացել` դառնալով առավել ազդեցիկ ու սթափեցնող: Բնապահպանական խնդիրների մասին պատմող այս նկարներում անսահման սեր ու լավատեսություն կա: Սրանք են ապագային ուղղված մեր «կանաչ» նախաձեռնությունների հաջողության կարևորագույն նախապայմանները»,-ասում է Վայրի բնության և մշակութային արժեքների պահպանման հիմնադրամի հիմնադիր, Երևանի կենդանաբանական այգու տնօրեն Ռուբեն Խաչատրյանը: «Նկարչական oր» միջոցառումն իրականացվում է Համահայկական նկարչական ամենամյա մրցույթ-նախագծի շրջանակում: Այս տարի միջոցառման շրջանակում ամփոփ. [more]

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