Most of the cattle are of the zebu or hump-backed variety, but there ï¿½ are also two breeds - one large, the other resembling the Jersey cattle - which are straight-backed.
The ordinary cattle of Hainan are apparently a cross between the little yellow cow of south China and the zebu of India.
In Europe the name zebu is generally applied to the Indian breed, although no such designation is known in India itself.
Heinsii), we find one moufflon (Musimon vignei), formerly known only in the Himalayas, the Chinese antelope (Antilope subgutturosa) and the saiga antelope in the steppe's, the Siberian ibex and another goat, the yak, the zebu or Indian ox, the common ox, the camel and the dromedary.
The horns of the zebu variety are sometimes four feet long.