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    • Análisis comparativo de criterios técnicos pecuarios vs. criterios empíricos de pastoras indígenas en materia de genética ovina 

      Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Zaragoza Martínez, María de Lourdes; Rodríguez Galván, María Guadalupe (Héctor Gerardo Nolasco Soria, 2014-12-14)
      In order to compare technical criteria (length and proportion of long-coarse, short-fine and kemp fibres, yield after alcohol scouring, and distribution of fibre diameter) of agricultural experts and the empirical ones of ...
    • Análisis de la mecha i de la fibras de lana en la raza ovina. 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl (Universidad Central de Venezuela. Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, 2009)
      The indigenous breed Xisqueta, which pertains to the historic Iberian trunk, was studied in order to establish the characteristics of its wool. Samples from lateral medial zone were taken in 21 adult sheep and submitted ...
    • Características de la lana en las ovejas autóctonas Ibicenca Merino, Merino de Grazalema (España) y Merico Socorro (México) 

      Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Hummel, Janet; Zaragoza Martínez, María de Lourdes; Delgado, Juan Vicente (Red CONBIAND, 2011-01-03)
      As a part of broader program aiming to characterize wool in autochthonous Iberoamerican sheep breeds, this study had the objective of contrasting staple and wool fibre characteristics is Spanish breeds Ibicenca, Spanish ...
    • 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 ...
    • The Bolivian "Altiplano" and "Valle" sheep are two different peripatric breeds 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl (Springer Verlag, 2014-05-16)
      Forty-nine sheep belonged to the Andean Altiplano region ("Altiplano") and 30 in the lowland regions of Bolivia ("Valle"), aged 1 to 4 years, were wool sampled to determine the extent of difference between these local ...
    • The White Majorcan Ovine Breed is not a Typical Mediterranean CarpetWool Breed 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Solivellas, J.; Cifre, J. (Research & Reviews, 2015-09-07)
      To-date, no complete ethnological study of the White Majorcan ovine breed, a local indigenous breed restricted to the Balearic Islands, has been published. In order to contribute to the knowledge of this breed, in particular ...
    • 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) ...
    • Wool traits of three sympatric sheep populations in Chiapas Region, Mexico 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Pérezgrovas, R. (Springer Verlag, 2012-01-25)
      A total of 344 pure animals, representing seven American and South European breeds (White Chiapas Blanca, Brown Chiapas Café, Black Chiapas Negra, Churra Badana, Churra da Terra Quente, Chilean Latxa, and Spanish Merino), ...