Goats and other ruminants have two successive dentitions, the deciduous dentition (n = 20) and permanent dentition (n = 32). Upper incisors are absent and are replaced by a very thick connective tissue pad (palate) against which the lower incisors close.
Field of Research
070299 Animal Production not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective
HERDC Research category
C3.1 Non-refereed articles in a professional journal