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  • French
    • caribou
    • Renne
  • Portuguese
    • Rena
  • Scientific Names
    • Rangifer tarandus
  • English
    • reindeer
    • Caribou
    • Peary Caribou
  • Spanish
    • Caribú
    • Reno

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Recent observations

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What

Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

nivekydennek

Date

August 15, 2015 08:30 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

bouteloua

Date

June 24, 2015 08:02 PM CDT

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Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

nicetim

Date

August 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Svalbard Reindeer Rangifer tarandus ssp. platyrhynchus

Observer

mariahewilson

Date

September 17, 2014 10:08 AM EDT

Place

Hringvegur (Google, OSM)

Description

Not sure if it's Svalbard... Saw the reindeer in Iceland

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barren-ground Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. groenlandicus

Observer

gbarrett

Date

July 21, 2004

Photos / Sounds

Guej 2009 08 06 11 55 40

What

Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

jsguenette

Date

August 6, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

July 10, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

trislander

Date

June 19, 2015

Description

A caribou in Denali N.P.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

tosteve

Date

June 7, 2014 01:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

powerofone

Date

May 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Svalbard Reindeer Rangifer tarandus ssp. platyrhynchus

Observer

paulcools

Date

June 19, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

tosteve

Date

June 7, 2014 03:09 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The reindeer (Rangifer tarandus), also known as the caribou in North America, is a species of deer native to Arctic and Subarctic regions. This includes both resident and migratory populations. While overall widespread and numerous, some of its subspecies are rare and at least one has already gone extinct.

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