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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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e_keith

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April 21, 1998 08:05 PM COT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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westerly48

Date

November 11, 2016 09:24 AM PST

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California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

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October 19, 2016 02:05 PM PDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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robvanepps

Date

June 26, 2012 07:38 PM EDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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rseel

Date

December 1, 2016 03:07 PM MST

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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freelandjaci

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September 24, 2016 05:50 PM PDT

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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freelandjaci

Date

May 29, 2016 10:33 AM PDT

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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freelandjaci

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September 3, 2016 02:07 PM PDT

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

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freelandjaci

Date

September 3, 2016 02:07 PM PDT

Description

Whidbey Island deer

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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jenniferlawson

Date

August 22, 2011 04:39 AM MST

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

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ck2az

Date

April 1, 2016 12:05 PM MDT

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

ck2az

Date

April 1, 2016 11:05 AM MDT

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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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