Key words: Antilocapra
americana, diet composition, diet quality, foraging, migration, Pronghorn, Yellowstone National Park
Comparison of two release methods for Antilocapra
americana (Artiodactyla: Antilocapridae) in Coahuila, Mexico.
Here, we examine the use of fecal pellet dimensions of endangered Sonoran pronghorn Antilocapra
americana sonoriensis to distinguish between fawns, yearlings and adults.
Antilocapridae is a family within the order Artiodactyla which is currently represented by only one species of pronghorn, Antilocapra
americana, distributed from southern Canada to northern Mexico (O'Gara, 1978).
Here it should be mentioned that while "pronghorn" is supposedly the "correct" common name for our quarry, something often pointed out by pedantics, the scientific name is Antilocapra
Ferguson, "Documenting Pronghorn Antelope antilocapra
americana in the Peace River Grasslands, Alberta," Canadian Field Naturalist, vol.
A population viability analysis for the endangered sonoran pronghorn, Antilocapra
AMERICANA HAS no dose relatives anywhere.
Pronghorn Pride is a private website devoted to promoting Antilocapra
The species considered big game are Alces alces, Anser albifrons, Anser fabalis, Antilocapra
americana, Bos bison, Branta canadensis, Branta hutchinsii, Canis lupus, Canis rufus, Cervus canadensis, Chen caerulescens, Chen canagica, Chen rossii, Lynx canadensis, Lynx rufus, Meleagris gallopavo, Odocoileus hemionus, Odocoileus virginianus, Oreamnos americanus, Ovibos moschatus, Ovis canadensis, Puma concolor, Rangifer tarandus, Ursus americanus, and Ursus arctos.
When not pursuing Antilocapra
americana, the author can be found at home in Drummond, Montana.
Captive populations of the endangered Antilocapra
americana peninsularis in Baja California Sur and Antilocapra
americana sonoriensis in southwest Arizona have also been established with the intention of eventually restoring desert pronghorn to historic habitats.