Ovis orientalis Lydekker, 1913 ― Synonym of Ovis ariesMentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements:
- Annex I: species threatened with extinction which are or may be affected by trade. Trade in specimens of these species must be subject to particularly strict regulation in order not to endanger further their survival and must only be authorized in exceptional circumstances.
- Annex II: animal and plant species of community interest whose conservation requires the designation of special areas of conservation.
- Revised Annex I of Resolution 6 (1998) of the Bern Convention listing the species requiring specific habitat conservation measures (year of revision 2011)
- Annex A includes: All CITES Appendix I species, except where EU Member States have entered a reservation; Some CITES Appendix II and III species, for which the EU has adopted stricter domestic measures; Some non-CITES species