Mimořádně úzká genetická základna chovu koní Převalského (Equus przewalskii) (Perissodactyla: Equidae) [An extremely low gene pool for breeding of Equus przewalskii (Perissodactyla: Equidae)]

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DOI 10.2478/lynx-2017-0018
Lynx, new series | 2017/48/1

Only 62 individuals of the Przewalski’s horse (Equus przewalskii) were brought from the wild to captivity during the period of the known existence of their wild population (1881 – ca. 1968), 24 males and 30 females in 1899–1903; 1 male and 4 females in 1942–1945; 1 male and 2 females in 1947. Of these horses, only 12 individuals (6 males, 6 females) from the first imports and a female from 1947 entered the global breeding programme of the Przewalski’s horse.

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