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  • Wa∙šiw (Washoe)
    • memdé:wi
  • 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

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

dpalmeri

Date

August 8, 2004

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Observed tracks.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

rappman

Date

August 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

direbecca

Date

August 27, 2015

Description

5 individuals - 2 were fawns w/fading spots.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

rhislop

Date

August 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

dnydick

Date

August 22, 2015 04:27 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

scottmohan

Date

May 26, 2015 07:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

aunty

Date

August 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

newt8686

Date

August 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jessdemoss

Date

July 30, 2015 08:21 AM MDT

Description

Mule deer pronk. 3 track groupings. 34"x8 8 1/2", 26 1/2"x8", 24"x8". Distance from farthest rear track to farthest rear track in each grouping: 14'10", 15'4". These deer weren't going all out, so these measurements could be much greater with increased speed.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

grognd

Date

August 23, 2015 10:24 AM PDT

Description

A Doe and two Fawns on the PG&E Trail at Rancho San Antonio OSP

Photos / Sounds

Img 8489

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

August 21, 2015 11:28 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

avocat

Date

August 22, 2015
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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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