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Table 1 Sheep population groups and breeds

From: Revealing the selection history of adaptive loci using genome-wide scans for selection: an example from domestic sheep

Origin Breed Abbreviation N
Mouflon European Mouflon EUR 2
Asian Mouflon IRN 19
Northern Europe Berrichon du Cher BER 19
Charollais CHA 24
Charmoise CHR 24
Île de France IDF 23
Ouessant (Ushant) OUE 18
Romane RMN 19
Romanov ROM 14
Roussin de la Hague ROU 23
Rouge de l’Ouest RWE 19
Suffolk SUF 21
Texel TEX 24
Vendéen VEN 22
Southern Europe Blanche du Massif Central BMC 22
Causse du Lot CDL 21
Corse COR 16
Dairy Lacaune LAC 37
Meat Lacaune LAM 36
Limousine LIM 19
Mérinos d’Arles MER 18
Mérinos de Rambouillet RAM 31
Mourerous MOU 20
Manech tête rousse MTR 25
Noire du Velay NVE 22
Préalpes du Sud PAS 20
Rava RAV 20
Tarasconnaise TAR 16