Header image
line decor
 Home   Log-In    Name:  English 
 Expert Search   Deutsch 
line decor
line decor
  Mammals    Birds    Reptiles    Amphibians    Fishes    Domestic Animals & Breeding Forms  
line decor

Western saiga
(Russian saiga)*
Saiga tatarica tatarica
(Syn.: Saiga tatarica)*
(LINNAEUS, 1766)

Photo by: F. Spangenberg (weibliche Tiere)
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E./Reeder DeeAnn (2005): Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference, Vol. 1
Head-Torso-Length:108 - 146 cm
Tail length:6 - 12,5 cm
Weight:21 - 51 kg
IUCN status:CR (Critically Endangered)

Current Holdings
European Union
Non-EU and other EAZA countries
  Kazakhstan (1 Holding(s)):
  • Almaty (Zoo) 
      Ukraine (1 Holding(s)):
  • Askaniya Nova (Zoopark) 
    Number: 2