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  • 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
  • French
    • cerf mulet

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

brads

Date

December 14, 2015 03:42 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

gdcarlson

Date

February 14, 2016

Description

mule deer standing on the side of the road

Photos / Sounds

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Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

krosenthal

Date

July 19, 2009 04:07 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

krosenthal

Date

March 14, 2009 01:48 PM EDT

Place

Apex Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

dlbowls

Date

May 5, 2016 08:37 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

starkinkade2

Date

February 29, 2016 04:39 PM MST

Place

Austin, co (Google, OSM)

Description

This is the type of the majority of deer in our area. They are larger and do not have as light of colored rump as white tailed deer do.
They were on a walkway between two fields. One had sagebrush and the other was a farmer’s field.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

beartracker

Date

February 6, 2011

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Hoof of deer killed by coyotes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

beartracker

Date

October 8, 2015

Description

Deer track and feeding sign on acorns.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

beartracker

Date

October 10, 2015

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Antler rub on small tree.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

sliverman

Date

April 5, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

curiousgeorge61

Date

May 3, 2016

Description

This is the most pregnant deer I have ever seen.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Columbian Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

birdgal5

Date

July 23, 2013 06:19 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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