Name:Merino (Ovis Aries)
Origin:Australia, Spain, Uruguay, parts of Africa and other nations in small numbers.
Micron Range: 12 - 24
Merino breed of sheep is prized for its wool. 85% of the world's merino wool comes from Australia. It's known for its softness, luster, warmth and is widely used for knitwear and apparel industry. Merino within the sheep wools is considered high end wool for various purposes.