Area of origin: Province of Potenza, Basilicata Region.
Composite of local breeds, Cilentana, Garganica and probably Girgentana.
The breed is adapted to the local environment (hills, where arid soils are predominant).
Height at the withers:
- Male: 80 cm
- Female: 70 cm
- Male: 70-80 kg
- Female: 50 kg
Uni coloured: grey, black, brown, also other colours. With large horns.
Production of milk per lactation: 300-350 kg.
Capra di Potenza (photo Associazione Nazionale della Pastorizia)