Cervus unicolor


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Related to Cervus unicolor: Cervus unicolor equinus
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Noun1.Cervus unicolor - a deer of southern Asia with antlers that have three tinesCervus unicolor - a deer of southern Asia with antlers that have three tines
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
Cervus, genus Cervus - the type genus of the Cervidae
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Formosan sambar deer (Cervus unicolor swinhoei) and Formosan sika deer (Cervus nippon taiouanus) are the indigenous subspecies in Taiwan [9].
Bennett A (2008) The impacts of Sambar (Cervus unicolor) in the Yarra Ranges National Park.
ABSTRACT : The genetic variability within and among three deer species in Malaysia, namely Cervus nippon (sika), Cervus timorensis (rusa) and Cervus unicolor (sambar), were evaluated using the RAPD technique.
The darts for hunting deer (Cervus unicolor), muntjak (Muntiacus muntjac) and wild boar (Sus barbatus) are treated with poison to five centimeters down from the point upon which is affixed a sharp head of bamboo, metal or a small animal's pointed tooth.
For example, the zhu-deer is the sambar (Cervus unicolor), not the elaphure (Elaphurus davidianus, which is actually the mi); the miwu-plant is selinea (Selinum selinum), not lovage (Ligusticum levisticum); the hui-plant is sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum), not identifiable with the so-called "orchid" or Chinese thoroughwort (i.e., lan = Eupatorium chinense).