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

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Recent observations

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Moose Alces americanus

Observer

mustardlypig

Date

July 7, 2016 10:36 PM CDT

Description

Browsing in an opening.

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Moose Alces americanus

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bryanto

Date

June 8, 2010 12:19 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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bryanto

Date

August 26, 2014 08:17 AM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Moose Alces americanus

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bryanto

Date

September 4, 2013 06:12 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Moose Alces americanus

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bryanto

Date

July 15, 2014 12:45 PM MDT

Place

Alta, UT (Google, OSM)

Description

Cow and calf. Not what you want to run into will doing field work

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Moose Alces americanus

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bryanto

Date

August 16, 2010 03:31 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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kpmcfarland

Date

July 21, 2016 01:19 PM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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charlie

Date

July 21, 2016 09:40 AM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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akacook

Date

July 17, 2016 12:47 PM AKDT

Description

Female calf

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Moose Alces americanus

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godricvt

Date

June 24, 2016 07:15 PM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

Observer

finatic

Date

July 15, 2016 01:37 PM PDT

Description

Larimer County, Colorado, US

A cow and her calf

Photos / Sounds

What

Moose Alces americanus

Observer

finatic

Date

July 15, 2016 02:09 PM PDT

Description

Larimer County, Colorado, US

2 bulls

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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...

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