Muntiacus


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Related to Muntiacus: Muntiacus muntjak, Muntjac deer
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Noun1.Muntiacus - muntjacsMuntiacus - muntjacs        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cervidae, family Cervidae - deer: reindeer; moose or elks; muntjacs; roe deer
barking deer, muntjac - small Asian deer with small antlers and a cry like a bark
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Data pertaining to the genotoxicity or carcinogenicity of Tartrazine in various systems with positive results are available; Tartrazine has been shown to induce chromosomal aberrations in fibroblast cells of Muntiacus muntjac [25], on bone marrow cells of mice and rats [26] and on chromosomes of Allium cepa [28].
Generally, the caves yield 20-30 types of food animal, especially deer, such as Cervus unicolor, Muntiacus muntjak, Cervus nippon taiouanus, Muntiacus reevesi and Moschus berezovskii.
Yes, I've a right old mixed bag of clarifications, corrections and craven apologies this week but first, let's kick off the old Muntiacus reevesi, for those who like their deer in the Latin.