Dairy type breed created for the hot coastal climate of the Mahajanga province.
Found in Mahajanga province in Madagascar.
The composite breed is constituted out of unknown proportions of the local Madagascar Zebu and the imported dairy/beef type Brune des Alpes from France. Breed development was initiated in 1980s, and it is still under formation with only 200 animals in 1998. The breed has not been registered.