Ronda

SOUTHEASTERN IBEX (Capra pyrenaica hispanica)
RONDA IBEX (Capra pyrenaica hispanica):
DISTRIBUTION:

Ronda Mountains in extreme southern Spain.

DESCRIPTION:

The smallest type of Spanish ibex with the smallest horns. Overall color is a light brown. The horns resemble those of an Alpine ibex, typically growing upward in a V-shape, then backward with a spiral turn of only 90 degrees. Horn thickness is constant for half the length, then decreases gradually to the broomed tips. While this is the typical Ronda horn conformation, other horn shapes may be found in this region and even in the same herd.

SEASON:

October 15th – March 31st.

RUT:

November.

METHOD:

Spot & Stalk.