Kokovitiko Sheep were named after the village of Kokova (currently Skotani) in the mountain regions of Achaia (Peloponnese). According to an alternative view they were named after Akova, a medieval village, near Vyziki in Gortynia (Arcadia).

Morphological Traits

The Kokovitiko is a small-sized, coarse-woolled, thin-tailed sheep.


Classified as 'Endangered' (2019).


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