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    • Odocoileus hemionus
  • Spanish
    • Venado bura
    • Bura
    • Venado Mulo(a)
  • English
    • Mule Deer
    • Cedros Island Mule Deer
  • Yuto Nahua
    • mazatl
  • Italian
    • Cervo mulo

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus californicus) Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

bobbysworld

Date

November 22, 2014 04:07 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

davidbouverie

Date

October 14, 2014

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What

Venado bura Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

atakamara

Date

November 8, 2014 09:18 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

smnhc

Date

November 17, 2014 11:17 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

antnat

Date

November 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

May 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jay

Date

November 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jay

Date

November 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

mountainkat14

Date

November 16, 2014 02:01 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Due to this buck's injury the muscle from his shoulder and leg has developed more to compensate. Left hoove is wider too. He uses the stump as support when walking.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

naturespotter

Date

November 14, 2014 10:15 AM PST

Description

Buck with two does. Photos by Jacqui Unitt

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

November 14, 2014 04:04 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 14, 2014 08:10 AM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

The mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) is a deer indigenous to western North America; it is named for its ears, which are large like those of the mule. There are believed to be several subspecies, including the black-tailed deer. However, some genetic studies have indicated that mule deer may have developed relatively recently through the interbreeding of white-tailed and black-tailed deer, which may have evolved from white-tailed deer thousands of years ago. Unlike the related white-tailed deer...

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