Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Aoudad (Ovis tragelaphus), a wild sheep of North Africa, inhabiting the lofty woods of the Atlas range. It stands about three feet high at the shoulder, is reddish brown in colour, with a heavy fringe of hair reaching from the neck to just about the hoofs; horns about two feet long. Called also the Barbary Sheep.