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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

john11

Date

June 22, 1991

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

dreierj

Date

April 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jay

Date

April 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

smnhc

Date

April 11, 2014 12:13 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Desert Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. eremicus

Observer

finatic

Date

April 6, 2014 04:49 PM PDT

Description

Cochise County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

wildmarin

Date

April 10, 2014 02:17 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

dpom

Date

April 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

kerrywininger

Date

April 9, 2014 08:48 AM PDT

Description

one adult with two babies; view the photo at "original" size and you'll see one of the babies facing left just under the middle low hanging green branch, and the adult in front of it's face more left

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

smnhc

Date

April 9, 2014 11:37 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

mtnlace

Date

April 6, 2014 12:07 PM MDT

Description

Grazing on a hillside

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

mcclellanranch

Date

April 5, 2014

Description

Gravid?

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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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