Cervus elaphus

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Related to Cervus elaphus: Cervus elaphus canadensis, American elk, elk, wapiti
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Noun1.Cervus elaphus - common deer of temperate Europe and AsiaCervus elaphus - common deer of temperate Europe and Asia
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
Cervus, genus Cervus - the type genus of the Cervidae
stag, hart - a male deer, especially an adult male red deer
hind - a female deer, especially an adult female red deer
brocket - male red deer in its second year
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Our study aimed to investigate the potential effect of narcosis and application of GPS collars on 17 red deer Cervus elaphus hinds living in a mountainous area in northern Apennine, Italy.
1995: Ingestion and diet composition of red deer (Cervus elaphus L.) in the Netherlands from 1954 till 1992.
Taking into account the interests of current and future generations, the project proposes to establish a moratorium on hunting the following animals from 2020 to 2030 throughout Kyrgyzstan: mountain sheep - argali (Ovis ammon), mountain goat - ibex (Capra sibirica), roe deer (Capreolus pygargus), maral (Cervus elaphus asiaticus), wild boar (Sus scrofa) in order to ensure the effective protection and reproduction of the biological diversity of the animal world.
We've seen that red deer (Cervus elaphus) females will rub male scent over their shoulders and back.
In my career, I can't estimate how many times I've written that elk and red deer were both of species Cervus elaphus. Thanks to the irrefutable magic of DNA analysis, this has changed in the last 20 years.
Mitochondrial DNA phylogeography of red deer (Cervus elaphus).
Preliminary observations of genetic susceptibility of elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) to chronic wasting disease by experimental oral inoculation.
These reports included five occurrences in cervids: white-tailed deer, moose (Alces alces), and red deer (Cervus elaphus).
Identification of differentially expressed genes in the development antler of red deer (Cervus elaphus).
Recent introductions of elk (Cervus elaphus Linnaeus 1758) in Mexico (e.g., McKinney & Villalobos, 2014) necessitate better understanding of elk-livestock disease interactions, both to increase likelihood of successful introductions and to minimize conflicts with Mexico's cattle industry.