Blue sheep
Darja Zubareva
November 21, 2018

Question Type

One correct answer

Question/Information

The blue sheep or bharal, endemic to the Plateau of Tibet, is evolutionally intermediate between goats and sheep, having characteristic features of both. According to the information provided on the information board, the skin colour of the blue sheep functions as:

  • A reflection of sunlight to keep the body warm

  • An enticement to their prey

  • A warning to their predators

  • A camouflage against the rocky terrain

Zoo

Tallinn Zoo

Language

English

Location