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Comparative Analysis of Rations of Przewalski’s Horse (Equus Ferus Przewalskii, Poliakov, 1881) and Bactrian Camel (Camelus Bactrianus L, 1758) Breeded in Environment of Kuma-Manuch Depression’s Steppe

Marcocha K. S., Saratov State University
Bashinsky A. G., Saratov State University
Belyachenko Aleksandr V., Saratov State University

As known, food supplies is one of the most important factors of populations dynamics, which depends itself on a condition of nutrition and might change within. Objective of research is comparison analysis of rations of E. przewalskii and C. bactrianus, which was semi-corral breeded on a land of a “Rostovsky” nature reserve. To achieve the goal of research following tasks was set: identification of exact plants species in rations of animals, determination of digestibility coefficient of that plants, estimation nutrition quality and analysis validity of containing such animals on a similar pastures.


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