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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
  • Wa∙šiw (Washoe)
    • memdé:wi
  • Italian
    • Cervo mulo

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Recent observations

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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philwarren

Date

July 29, 2016 03:39 PM PDT

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California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Date

March 29, 2016 03:40 PM PDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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cheryl_miller

Date

June 9, 2016

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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beschwar

Date

July 9, 2016 05:21 PM CDT

Description

Several does and 2 bucks hung around camp for two weeks. They were completely unafraid, but not looking for food, either.

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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joshua28

Date

September 1, 2015 06:49 PM MDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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noaboa

Date

March 20, 2015 09:57 PM EDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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taogirl

Date

July 26, 2016

Description

while we were walking on some of the side trails off from the main one by the Rio Grande we spotted this resting deer

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Rocky Mountain Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. hemionus

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birdnerdjosh

Date

July 28, 2016 03:18 PM MDT

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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borgfly

Date

July 21, 2015 02:58 PM PDT

Description

Railroad Park Resort, Dunsmuir, CA, USA. 7-21-2016. This doe visited on and off for about four hours to graze on the green grass and vegetation. I'm guessing that hunger drove her to risk such open exposure in the middle of the day. We've not had rain for several weeks , and the heat is taking its toll on the natural vegetation.

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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karikoch

Date

July 27, 2016 07:23 PM PDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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natureinla

Date

July 22, 2016 08:38 AM PDT

Description

Observation and photos by Stacey Attanasio-Gonsalves.

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oklili

Date

June 28, 2016 05:57 PM CDT
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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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