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

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Recent observations

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Svalbard Reindeer Rangifer tarandus ssp. platyrhynchus

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hdliv

Date

July 13, 2015 08:17 PM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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cyndy2

Date

June 30, 2015 01:34 PM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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cyndy2

Date

June 30, 2014 11:33 AM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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nofrakes

Date

August 10, 2016 04:40 PM PDT

Description

elevation 2,900'

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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thomashulsey

Date

August 19, 2016

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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rockjetty

Date

June 2, 2006 08:11 PM EDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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carita

Date

May 23, 2003 11:11 AM PDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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jonesd35

Date

May 1, 2015

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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abaltens

Date

August 2, 2016 02:19 PM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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jtdriver

Date

July 21, 2016

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Svalbard Reindeer Rangifer tarandus ssp. platyrhynchus

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aroberts8

Date

September 3, 2015 04:10 PM CEST

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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ashleysmithers

Date

August 1, 2016 05:39 PM AKDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Caribou (North America) refers to any of several North American subspecies, ecotypes, populations, and herds of the species Rangifer tarandus. In North America caribou range in size from the smallest, the Peary caribou, to the largest, the boreal woodland caribou. The North American range of caribou extends from Alaska, through the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, into the boreal forest and south through the Canadian Rockies and the Columbia and Selkirk Mountains. Barren-ground, Porcupine caribou and...

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