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SPECIES Procapra picticaudata

Author:Hodgson, 1846.
Citation:J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, 15: 334, pl. 2.
Common Name:Tibetan Gazelle
Type Locality:"Habitat: the plains of Tibet, amid ravines and low bare hills", restricted to China, "Hundes district of Tibet" (Lydekker, 1914b:31) "but more likely the district north of Sikkim, where most of Hodgson's specimens were obtained after 1844" (Groves, 1967a:148).
Distribution:China (Gansu, Sichuan, Tibetan Plateau including Qinghai) and India (Ladak and seasonally in Sikkim).
Status:IUCN Least Concern.
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