all Horn Description Traits

Sex Mean SD SE SS Trait Value Location MC
Overall Horizontal position. Unspecified-1402883453, Niger
Overall Most of males and females are polled. A few males (10%) have horns. Common Akkaraman; White Karaman., Turkey
Overall There is a relatively high proportion of polled goats in the Western Highland population (14%), especially around lake Tana polled hermaphrodite goats were common. The horned goats have straight (76%) horns directed backwards (73%). Unspecified-1402883406, Ethiopia On Farm
Overall A flat or concave profile and the horns are of medium length, thicker in the male than in the female and round in cross-section, curving upwards and forwards. Crescent- and lyre-shaped horns are known, as is the polled condition. Polled animals are known Unspecified-1402883383, Madagascar
Overall In both sexes: erect or pointing slightly backwards in males, half to full twist, up to 45 cm in length, flattish in cross-section and slightly ribbed; light and scimitar shaped in females although asymmetrical and deformed horns not uncommon, round to ov Unspecified-1402883398, Ethiopia
Overall Almost universal in males, slightly flattened in cross-section and deeply ribbed, spiral in classic "ram's born" shape and long; about 32 percent of females carry horns, usually light and rudimentary. Futake, Banamba, Fulani, Mali
Overall Small spiral and flattened, sometimes absent. Unspecified-1402883424, Morocco
Overall Present in both sexes, medium sized lateral or back-sweeping, tend to be slightly twisted in the male. Sudanese Nubian, Shukria, Sciucria, Sudan On Farm
Male Have prominent spiral horns very similar to those of the KIvIrcIk Unspecified-1402883451, Turkey
Unspecified It is circular in section, not oval usually of a uniform curve, erect, elegant and stylish, sweeping up wards and tapering continuously to a very sharp point. The curve is generally symmetrical and g Unspecified-1402883388, Zimbabwe