Origen: composite of different breeds of the Appennin; recent decades have made many crosses with Bergamasca and Biella.
Area of origin: Ligurian Alps, Genova and Savona Provinces.
Height at the withers:
- Male: 87 cm
- Female: 85 cm
- Male: 80 kg
- Female: 70 kg
Uni coloured: yellow, sometimes light brown.
The animals live in a hilly environment.
Female of Marrana or Marrane (photo www.assonapa.com)