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Takin

The takin ( /ˈtɑːkɪn/; Budorcas taxicolor; Tibetan: ར་རྒྱ་, Wylie: ra rgya), also called cattle chamois or gnu goat, is a goat-antelope found in the Eastern Himalayas. There are four subspecies: B. taxicolor taxicolor, the Mishmi Takin; B. taxicolor bedfordi, the Shanxi or golden takin; B. taxicolor tibetana, the Tibetan or Sichuan takin; and B. taxicolor whitei, the Bhutan Takin. Mitochondrial research shows that takin are related to sheep, its similarity to the muskox being an example of convergent evolution. The takin is the national animal of Bhutan.

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Sichuan Takin - Habitat
... Takin inhabit the same dense bamboo forests as the better known giant panda ... Sichuan takins live in these dense thickets and bamboo groves, in family groups of up to 30 individuals ... large, stocky and relatively slow moving, the Sichuan takin is quite agile in maneuvering its rocky habitat with often steep and challenging slopes ...
Sichuan Takin
... The Sichuan takin or Tibetan takin (Budorcas taxicolor tibetana) is a subspecies of takin (goat-antelope) ... Listed as a vulnerable species, the Sichuan takin is native to Tibet and the provinces of Sichuan, Gansu and Xinjiang in the People's Republic of China ...
Takin' It All Off
... Takin' It All Off is a 1987 straight-to-video release from Ed Hansen and Robert T.Gervasoni's Hansen / Gervasoni productions company, and provided a quick ...
List Of Kung Fu Panda Characters - Other Kung Fu Masters - Master Golden Takin
... Master Golden Takin Kung Fu Panda franchise character Information Species Takin Combat style Unspecified Master Golden Takin is a Kung Fu Master ...
Takin - Photos
... A takin in Korkeasaari Zoo, Helsinki, Finland A baby takin in the Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, Illinois A takin at the San Diego Zoo An adult Sichuan takin at the San Diego Zoo Takin at the Paris Menagerie ...