Ovis aries is a member of the goat family in the genus Ovis.
||Ovis aries is throughout the majority of the inhabited world, and has been fundamental to many civilizations.
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|Average Life Span
||Most are seasonal breeders; some are able to breed year-round
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||Some regularly throw larger litters of lambs; most produce single or twin lambs.
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