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Cross Breeding Species List...

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by xxSonja, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. xxSonja

    xxSonja Songster

    Dec 2, 2009
    Ok something got me thinking about all the different animals that can inter breed with each other.
    So, i want a list. If you know for a fact that two different animals can produce hybrid offspring, please let us know. And if you know if the offspring are fertile or not tell us that too.
    The ones (i think) i know... Correct me if im wrong.

    Lions X Tigers
    Chickens X Turkeys
    Sheep X Goats
    Zebra X Horse
    Donkey X Horse

    What else?

  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    Guinea Fowl X Chicken

    Guinea Fowl X Peafowl

    Ringneck Pheasant X Chicken

    Golden Pheasant X Lady Amherst Pheasant

    Grey Junglefowl X Chicken

    Ruddy Shelduck X Mallard

    Canada Goose X Bean Goose

    Canada Goose X domestic goose

    Emperor Goose X Greater White-fronted Goose

    off of http://www.feathersite.com/Poultry/BRKHybrids.html
  3. xxSonja

    xxSonja Songster

    Dec 2, 2009
    Ok a couple more...

    Llama X Camel
    Bottlenose Dolphin X False Killer Whale
    Buffalo X Cow
  4. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    Dogs and Coyotes

    Wolves and Dogs

    Both fertile I believe.
  5. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

    Jun 8, 2008
    NE Michigan
    Can't American elk (wapiti) and white-tail deer crossbreed?
  6. Quote:Lion x Tiger = Liger sterile
    Tiger x Lion = Tigon sterile

    Zebra x Horse = Zorse sterile
    Donkey x Horse = Mule sterile
    Horse x Donkey = Hiney sterile
    Zebra x Donkey = Zedonk sterile
    Zebra x Pony = Zony sterile
    Plains zebra species x Mountian zebra or Grevy zebra= sterile offspring

    Buffalo & Cattle = Beefalo, first generation males are usually sterile. Second generation males 50% sterile.
    Yak & Cattle = first generation males are usually sterile. Second generation males 50% sterile.

    Llama & Camel = Cama (not crossed by natural mating) my belief is they are sterile.
    Bactrian Camel & Dromedary Camel= fertile offspring
    Llama & Alpaca = Fertile
    Llama & Guanaco = Fertile
    Alpaca & Vicuana = Fertile

    Elk & Red Deer= Fertile
    Elk & Sika Deer= think fertile but not sure

    Muscovy Ducks x Mallard type ducks = sterile offspring

    never heard of an elk & whitetail cross

    never seen a sheep and goat cross that has made it full term.

    never seen a turkey & chicken cross.

  7. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

    Mar 5, 2007
    Phoenix, AZ
    I don't believe a chicken and turkey can be crossed. There is too big a difference in the number of chromosomes they have.
  8. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    Quote:Agreed. However, guineas and chickens can reproduce.
  9. danischi24

    danischi24 Loves naked pets

    Aug 17, 2008

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