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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

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

ck2az

Date

January 23, 2017 06:30 PM MST

Description

Small buck

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

ck2az

Date

January 23, 2017 06:28 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

ldjaffe

Date

June 22, 2008

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

ldjaffe

Date

September 21, 2008

Photos / Sounds

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

mberendsen

Date

May 15, 2016 12:59 PM PDT

Description

Fawn in neighbor's yard

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

sdhjuw

Date

August 21, 2007 09:00 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

ldjaffe

Date

June 4, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

beartracker

Date

November 27, 2016

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Antler rub on small saping

Photos / Sounds

What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

ttempel

Date

January 23, 2017 09:30 AM PST

Description

Very wet

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

ldjaffe

Date

June 28, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

suzrj

Date

January 22, 2017 01:02 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Southern Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. fuliginatus

Observer

hunter527

Date

October 2, 2016 07:18 AM 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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