Author 'Boucher Marc dit de Meilh' (Id 158225 ) : Male ibex of the Alps (Capra ibex). This animal is a ruminant mammal of the order Artiodactyla, family Bovidae and subfamily goats. You can read the age of the nodules ibex horns. The animal may weigh from 70 to 100 kg. It feeds at dawn until the evening of 20 kg of grass per day. Here it is at rest, he ruminates, whereas usually the ibex, very agile, is found in rock bars around 2000 meters and that until 3500 meters. If one listens the mountain, sometimes you can hear the clashing of their horns, when the males are training to prepare to win their females ... Marc Boucher said Meilhan.