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  • Scientific Names
    • 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 ssp. californicus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 18, 2014 07:50 PM PDT

Description

www.flickr.com/photos/mrspugliano/6182634721/
It was about 9 inches long.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

October 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

justin2

Date

October 18, 2014 05:55 AM PDT

Description

Black tailed deer

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

greenrosettas

Date

October 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

hikingtony

Date

October 20, 2014 10:26 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

beartracker

Date

September 23, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

A doe stepped on my soot plate.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

mytilludie

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

mytilludie

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

Rubbing its antlers on a shrub.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

christinacid

Date

October 19, 2014 10:40 AM PDT

Description

Scat found at Shevlin Park. Sunny day, about 54 degrees.

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

rangerrich

Date

October 17, 2014 07:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

A black tailed deer, or mule deer.

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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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