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    • Comparison of four European endangered red sheep based on fleece characteristics 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Organització de les Nacions Unides per a l'Agricultura i l'Alimentació (FAO); Cambridge University Press, 2011)
      Patterns of wool variations found in modern sheep breeds may shed some light on the history of circum-Mediterranean migrations, which at present are still largely unknown. In this study, the characteristics of wool from ...
    • La importancia de los caracteres del vellón como definidor racial. Un caso-estudio 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Veterinaria Organización, 2009)
      To evaluate which are the best discriminant variables to distinguish ovine breeds, phenetic relationships among eight turkish and one french breeds or types were studied. A matrix of 7 morphological and 4 wool characters ...
    • The Aura-Campan ovine breed: a reminiscence of merinisation in the Central Pyrenees 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Pérezgrovas, R.; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Veterinaria Organización, 2007)
      Starting from the wool analysis belonging to 9 individuals (7 females and 2 males) of the Aura-Campan ovine breed, different macroscopical and microscopical values are obtained. It is registered a big uniformity of locks ...
    • Two clear different wool phenotypes in White Majorcan ovine breed 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Solivellas, J.; Cifre, J. (Annals of Experimental Biology, 2015-09-01)
      This study characterised two different phenotypes of the White Majorcan ovine breed, a local indigenous breed restricted to Balearic Islands. For this purpose, 20 different adult animals from phenotype "rasa" (short wooled) ...