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Table 1 Common morphological parameters of yaks

From: Body weight estimation of yak based on cloud edge computing

Items Description Measured by
Standing height Vertical height from point of withers (T) to ground Biltmore stick
Body length Distance from a point of shoulder (JD) to a point of the buttocks (TX) Tape
Chest depth Chest height measured along rear end of the shoulder blade (X) Biltmore Stick
Chest circumference Chest perimeter measured along rear end of the shoulder blade (X) Tape
Hipcross height Vertical height from a central point of two lions to the ground Biltmore stick