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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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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

Description

DCF 1.0

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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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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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ashleysmithers

Date

August 1, 2016 11:29 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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juddpatterson

Date

June 23, 2010 02:27 PM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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lewand

Date

July 20, 2016 03:04 PM MDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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zelicaon

Date

May 19, 2007 10:01 PM PDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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camerondeckert

Date

June 26, 2016

Description

Near Mount Nansen, Yukon.

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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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