Odocoileus hemionus


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Related to Odocoileus hemionus: mule deer, Black tailed deer
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Noun1.Odocoileus hemionus - long-eared deer of western North America with two-pronged antlersOdocoileus hemionus - long-eared deer of western North America with two-pronged antlers
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
genus Odocoileus, Odocoileus - North American deer
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005 Other Bird -- -- Reptile -- -- Insect -- -- Mesquite -- -- Prickly pear -- -- unidentified grass -- -- (a) Odocoileus hemionus.
In North America, the species is most common east of the Rocky Mountains, and is absent from much of the western United States, including Nevada, Utah, California, Hawaii, and Alaska (though its close relatives, the black-tailed or mule deer Odocoileus hemionus, can be found there).
Parasites, diseases, injuries, and anomalies of the Columbian black-tailed deer, Odocoileus hemionus columbianus (Richardson) in British Columbia.
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.