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  • French
    • cerf mulet
  • 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

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Date

July 23, 2015

Description

Mule Deer in Banff National Park / cerf mulet dans le parc national de Banff

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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pbedell

Date

July 20, 2015

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Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Sitka Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. sitkensis

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paul_norwood

Date

July 25, 2015 01:47 PM AKDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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elfaulkner

Date

July 12, 2015 08:55 AM CDT

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Rocky Mountain Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. hemionus

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shofhine

Date

February 10, 2015 04:21 PM MST

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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dpom

Date

August 12, 2013 07:16 AM PDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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dustin2

Date

July 23, 2015 02:53 PM MDT

Description

Big Mule deer in Upper Arthur's parking lot at Lory State Park.

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

antoniab

Date

July 15, 2015

Description

This scat was found on duff in a woodland on the edge of grassland. It was under approximately 50% canopy cover. The scat was between 0.5 and 0.9 cm in diameter on the longer side. The pieces are elliptical but came together to form a pile. It was dark brown, almost black, and had seeds scattered throughout.

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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maractwin

Date

July 22, 2015 07:44 PM EDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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maractwin

Date

July 22, 2015 07:44 PM EDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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mrchasse

Date

July 12, 2015 01:54 PM PDT
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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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