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The white-bellied musk deer or Himalayan musk deer (Moschus leucogaster) is a musk deer species occurring in the Himalayas of Nepal, Bhutan, India, Pakistan and China.It is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List because of overexploitation resulting in a probable serious population decline.. Disturbances in the habitat of musk deer such as signs of cattle grazing and their dung 2 15 ABSTRACT 16 Musk secretion in male musk deer is regarded as a propitious mode of sexual election 17 to attract a greater number of females. Musk deer farming in China - Volume 82 Issue 1. <. 0000005261 00000 n 0. Forest fires pose a major threat to the moist forest formations, and in recent years considerable damage has been done by them. Poaching, particularly of Musk Deer, continues in less accessible areas. The unnamed musk deer in the province of Gansu, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Hubei and Henan listed in IUCN redlist is named as another subspecies of Chinese forest musk deer, the M. b. anhuiensis (Sheng and Liu, 2007). Baseer ud din 0000002274 00000 n RESEARCH Open Access Viral metagenomics revealed diverse CRESS-DNA virus genomes in faeces of forest musk deer Qi Liu1,2, Hao Wang1, Yu Ling1, Shi-Xing Yang1, Xiao-Chun Wang1, Rui Zhou1, Yu-Qing Xiao1, Xu Chen1, Jie Yang1, Wei-Guo Fu2, Wen Zhang1* and Gui-Lan Qi3* Abstract Background: Musk deer can produce musk which has high medicinal value and is closely related to human health. However, the genetic mechanisms of musk 18 secretion are still poorly understood and unresolved making it necessary to elucidate 19 the possible genetic mechanisms of musk formation. Therefore, high-throughput 16S rRNA gene sequencing was applied to study the dynamic changes in intestinal microbiota during pre-weaning (10 days before weaning) and post-weaning (10 days after weaning) in 15 young forest musk deer. Difficulty Level: Medium Musk deer can refer to any one, or all seven, of the species that make up Moschus, the only extant genus of the family Moschidae. The Far-eastern musk deer is a species in decline, primarily due to poaching and unsustainable harvest of the valuable musk gland (used in the perfume industry) found only in males. ���VHt�xgQ�q/P�VP16] B;�7f� %%EOF Key person, locals and project staffs were interviewed and discussed about the musk deer. endstream Musk deer potential distribution area inside and outside the protected areas of Nepal. 0000002411 00000 n The increase in Musk deer population could be attributed to the initiatives taken under Protected Areas Management Project. In Russia, musk deer (Moschus moschiferus) dwell in Siberia and in the Far East and are mostly known to be a hunting species.Identification of the actual number of musk deer in Russia faces a number of technical difficulties (Zaitsev, 2006).In the late 1990s, the musk deer population was estimated to be approximately 150,000. stream Introduction. Baseline Habitat Survey during summer of 2005 Vegetation sampling was conducted during … In sub-alpine zone, only six Musk deer were located at Loi Dandi, Thelian, Loon Gali and Par. Everest) National Park (SNP) was established in 1976 and covered 1148 km2 of the Himalayan ecological zone in the Khumbu region of Nepal. 129 Folia Zool. Musk Deer hoof marks at U. Chonripaley Musk deer hair and pellets at Dhurd Bhalu buki tussocks in un-grazed pastures Ganar flowers browsed by musk deer at Ghumney 4. 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The Sikhote-Alin State Biosphere Zapovednik (Nature Reserve) recently started a research and conservation program focusing on Far-eas tern musk deer (Moschus moschiferus). Musk deer hunting has been illegal in Mongolia since 1953, but 2,000 male musk deer were poached annually between 1996 and 2001 and now populations are 20% of their levels in the 1970s. 0000002534 00000 n � OA�Ƌh�����U��X0�2�������[,W�37Yj��X�Ҫ$��l:5�[�M8�ϙ- +:k|�:�>�@.s���'�C47��ܞE�e��������=�eR�m�=�S -C�'V�r_'�e���8z��RZ�.������и�·5º��j�9V%d��5H��b�5��l�]�4�̬^ږ���є It looks really great and modern on your place. The park includes application/pdf The results of these model surveys were extrapolated to provide estimates of the musk deer population in wider areas of such habitats in those regions. Weaning is an important event for all mammals, including young forest musk deer. <<5D83A809A607B94B9EE2689254D1EDB6>]>> Aug 7, 2019 - You can make your own Deer Mask! The male can produce musk (1 g is worth US $100–$160), and the market demand for musk has been increasing In Pakistan, Himalayan musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) inhabits sub-alpine scrub, and mixed coniferous forest usually between 2785m and 4000m. 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Five musk deer species (genus Moschus) are distributed in China, and the present estimated numbers in the wild are between 220 000 and 320 000.Population size of musk deer has dropped significantly due to historical over-hunting and loss or degradation of their habitat. 37) Musk Deer Status, Distribution and Potential Habitat in PAs. 0. The first phase survey of this project "Transforming local communities to citizen scientists for local long-term conservation of Musk Deer in Manaslu Conservation Area, Nepal" was done in December 2018. 0000007237 00000 n 0 %���� Total population of Musk deer was estimated at 64 individuals in the park which showed an increase over the previous population of 35 animals estimated in 2004. Four team members went for the first field survey in MCA. Nitro Pro 9 (9. They avoid grass, moss and lichen except in winter. 0000007585 00000 n 37 0 obj and Harris, 2008). 0000007321 00000 n
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The project aims to conduct research studies to collect data on the population and habitat status of musk deer in Salkhla Game Reserve and neighboring forest. 504 0 obj <> endobj (a) Mention those red list categories wihich together are referred to as ' threatened species'. 37) – 53(2): 129–140 (2004) Review of the distribution, status and conservation of musk deer in China Yijun ZHOU1, Xiuxiang MENG1,2∗, Jinchao FENG1, Qisen YANG2, Zuojian FENG2, Lin XIA2 and Luděk BARTOŠ3 1 School of Life and Environment Sciences, Central University for Nationalities, 27 Zhongguancun Nan-da-jie, Beijing 100081, China; e-mail:mengxiuxiang2006@hotmail.com endobj Grazing by domestic livestock (goats, sheep and buffalo), burning of pastures and collection of forest products and medicinal herbs are unregulated. xref Kedarnath Wild Life Sanctuary, also called the Kedarnath Musk Deer Sanctuary, is a wildlife sanctuary declared under Wildlife Protection Act, 1972 and located in Uttarakhand, India.Its alternate name comes from its primary purpose of protecting the endangered Himalayan musk deer. sub-alpine scrub zone and Himalayan moist forest temperate forest zone. 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