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Fronterizo -cow and calf- Argentina

(local/other name)

(most common name):
Ganado Criollo Argentino
(local/other name):
• Criolla Argentina
• Criollo
• Criollo Argentino

The Fronterizo (Tipo elipométrico) is the smallest variety of the Argentine Criollo and can be found in the foothills of the Andean mountains in the following provinces:
• southeastern Salta and Tucumán
• the lowlands of Santiago Del Estero
• part of Formosa

(Spanish) Tipo elipométrico = ellipometric type

This page was last updated on: 2023-05-17

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