Classification
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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

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Recent observations

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Moose Alces americanus

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susanelliott

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September 19, 2016 02:15 PM EDT

Description

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Moose Alces americanus

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annie_evankow

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April 22, 2016 06:06 PM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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iamscientistsam

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September 3, 2016 03:38 PM AKDT

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1 adult cow. 2 juveniles.

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Moose Alces americanus

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annettem

Date

July 11, 2007 03:28 PM CDT

Description

Young Moose

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Moose Alces americanus

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leerwright

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August 12, 2016 08:06 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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ndodge

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September 21, 2016 10:02 AM EDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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lee13

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September 8, 2016 03:37 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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chris_hass

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September 12, 2016 05:08 PM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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chris_hass

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September 11, 2016 11:12 AM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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vyoung13

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September 12, 2016 09:15 AM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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jay

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September 18, 2016 10:59 AM MDT

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Moose Alces americanus

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norma6201

Date

July 25, 2016 10:39 AM MDT

Description

Bull Moose

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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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