hemionus


Related to hemionus: Odocoileus hemionus, Odocoileus hemionus columbianus

hemionus

(ˌhɛmɪˈəʊnəs)
n
(Zoology) an Asian wild donkey
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The hemionus has no shoulder-stripe; but traces of it, as stated by Mr.
Gray (and he informs me that he knows of a second case) from the ass and the hemionus; and this hybrid, though the ass seldom has stripes on its legs and the hemionus has none and has not even a shoulder-stripe, nevertheless had all four legs barred, and had three short shoulder-stripes, like those on the dun Welch pony, and even had some zebra-like stripes on the sides of its face.
For myself, I venture confidently to look back thousands on thousands of generations, and I see an animal striped like a zebra, but perhaps otherwise very differently constructed, the common parent of our domestic horse, whether or not it be descended from one or more wild stocks, of the ass, the hemionus, quagga, and zebra.
This includes several protected and endangered species of wildlife, including Sonoran pronghorn antelope (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis), cactus ferruginous pygmy owl (Glaucidium brasilianum cactorum), and flat-tailed horned lizard (Phrynosoma mcallii), as well as abundant unprotected species of wildlife, most notably desert mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus eremicus; Ordway and Krausman, 1986; Ragotzkie and Bailey, 1991; Marshal et al.
Odocoileus hemionus prefer foothills with low scrub growth or thickets along washes.
mule deer, Odocoileus hemionus (Rafinesque)) frequenting the water source is a locally important nutrition source.
Appendix 11: Cementum annuli seasonality analysis of Odocoileus hemionus teeth from ten sites on the Big Sur coast.
Sitka black-tailed deer (Odocoileus hemionus sitkensis) occupy some of the islands offshore but are uncommon on the mainland.
hemionus onager) fetus from a zoological park in Washington, DC (10).
Cervidae) through the use of skeletal remains (excluding the skull) is pelvic suspensory tuberosity presence/absence in white-tailed (Odocoileus virginianus) and black-tailed deer (Odocoileus hemionus columbianus).
Parasites, diseases, injuries, and anomalies of the Columbian black-tailed deer, Odocoileus hemionus columbianus (Richardson) in British Columbia.
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