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The chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra) is a goat-antelope species native to mountains in Europe, including the Carpathian Mountains of Romania, the European Alps, the Tatra Mountains, the Balkans, parts of Turkey, and the Caucasus. The chamois has also been introduced to the South Island of New Zealand. Some subspecies of chamois are strictly protected in the EU under the European Habitats Directive.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by WildFlower
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Uploaded Dec 24, 2017. Captured Sep 10, 2017 18:35.
  • Canon PowerShot SX60 HS
  • f/6.5
  • 1/101s
  • ISO800
  • 247mm