Also Known By:Barbersca della campania, bastarda arianese, beneventana, casalinga, casareccia, coda chiatta, laticauda, nostrana, turchessa
The Campanian Barbary is a fat-tailed breed found primarily in Campania in southern
Italy. The breed is used primarily for milk and meat production. The wool quality
varies from carpet to medium wool. The breed originated from Tunisian Barbary crossed
with the local breed. The Campanian Barbary often has dark spots on the face and legs.
The males are either horned or polled and the females are polled.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth
Edition. C.A.B. International. 273 pp.