Threatened species of Ovis orientalis ophion

Other Names:
Threatened species of Cyprus mouflon
Endangered subspecies of East mouflon

Illegal hunting and habitat pressure is threatening Ovis orientalis ophion.


Ovis orientalis ophion is considered as "Endangered" by the IUCN Red List. CITES lists the species as "Appendix 1".

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.09.2020 – 00:52 CEST