Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Spanish
    • Alce americano
  • English
    • Moose
    • Siberian Elk
  • French
    • √Član
    • Orignal
  • Portuguese
    • Alce-americano
  • Scientific Names
    • Alces americanus
    • Alces alces
    • Alces alces cameloides
    • Alces andersoni

Guide Colors

 

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

john8

Date

August 23, 2016 06:53 PM MDT

Description

Hidden Valley, Rocky Mountain National Park

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

tree3

Date

August 19, 2016 07:44 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

wildaggie

Date

August 11, 2016 08:35 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

jwalewski

Date

August 20, 2016 01:33 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

petecorradino

Date

June 4, 2003 01:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

petecorradino

Date

June 26, 2003 11:53 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

cgbb2004

Date

July 10, 2008 07:14 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

carita

Date

July 5, 2016 07:26 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

biohell

Date

August 17, 2016 07:31 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

August 17, 2016 11:47 AM MDT

Description

A couple of big bulls.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

laaurenbarrett

Date

August 11, 2016 02:34 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

lynnbeittel

Date

July 27, 2016 01:38 PM HST

Description

We had been looking for moose in this area and then came across this male on the road. He allowed us to photograph and follow him with our vehicle for about twenty minutes. He even stopped to urinate (second photo.)

View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The moose (North America) or Eurasian elk (Europe) (Alces alces) is the largest extant species in the deer family. Moose are distinguished by the palmate antlers of the males; other members of the family have antlers with a dendritic ("twig-like") configuration. Moose typically inhabit boreal and mixed deciduous forests of the Northern Hemisphere in temperate to subarctic climates. Moose used to have a much wider range but hunting and other human activities greatly reduced it over...

Logo eee 15px

Conservation Summary

Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software