- (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
Description: Argali, Marco Polo Sheep [Ovis ammon] diorama, Hall 17(c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
Description: Front view Argali, Marco Polo Sheep [Ovis ammon] for mounted specimen diorama, Hall 17. Shown in Studio with plain background.(c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
Description: Argali, Marco Polo Sheep [Ovis ammon polii] diorama, Hall 17.Photographer: Charles H. Carpenter
(c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
Description: Argali, Marco Polo Sheep [Ovis ammon or Ovis Poli] diorama, Hall 17FM Catalog: MammalsCatalog Subset: SpecimenScientific Name: Ovis ammon poliiPhylum: ChordataClass: MammaliaOrder: ArtiodactylaFamily: BovidaeGenus: OvisSpecies: ammonSubspecies: poliiField #: 51732Collector: Simpson-Roosevelt Asiatic ExpeditionCollection No.: 72Geography: Asia, Tajikistan, Tadzhikistan, 15000ft: Pamirs, near Payik Pass. [LL]DWc Country: TajikistanDate Collected: 19 Oct 1925Preparations: skin,skull,mountedTissue Available?: NoCo-ordinates Available?: YesSex: MaleSex: MaleEMu IRN: 2524908OccurenceID: 101c348d-6ffa-4805-b112-5cea8b0245f8
Disclaimer: The Field Museum's online Zoological Collections Database may contain specimens and historical records that are culturally sensitive. Some records may also include offensive language. These records do not reflect the Field Museum’s current viewpoint but rather the social attitudes and circumstances of the time period when specimens were collected or cataloged.
We welcome feedback. The web database is not a complete record of the Museum’s zoological holdings, and documentation for specimens will vary due to when and how they were collected as well as how recently they were acquired. While efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information available on this website, some content may contain errors. We work with communities and stakeholders around the world to interpret the collections in order to promote a greater understanding of global heritage and, through consultation, will revise or remove information that is inaccurate or inappropriate. We encourage and welcome members of communities, scholars, and others to contact us to confirm or clarify data found here.