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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
  • Italian
    • Cervo mulo

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

nicetim

Date

June 24, 2015

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

rmedina

Date

August 11, 2013 05:26 PM EDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

bobmcd

Date

June 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

snevison

Date

November 20, 2013 11:30 AM MST

Description

1 buck 3 does

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

March 20, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jne

Date

May 3, 2015

Description

Mule deer and fawns

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

jonwbecker

Date

June 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jay

Date

June 26, 2015 09:13 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

jnelson

Date

June 26, 2015 09:27 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

Observer

alejandrorod94

Date

October 14, 2014 12:19 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. californicus

Observer

ace_hao

Date

June 25, 2015 02:54 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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