Karakul (black)

Synonyms: 
Karakul
Special Characteristics: 
The breed is tolerant to harsh conditions. It is a medium-sized meat type animal with coarse wool.
Main Location: 
The breed is mainly found in the plains of Sarakhs, in the province of Khorasan, neighboring Turkmenistan.
Origin: 
Southern Iraq near the border with Iran
Habitat: 
Foothills and foothill steppes with < 250 mm rain.
Species: