European elk


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Related to European elk: wapiti, Alces americanus
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Noun1.European elk - large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the maleEuropean elk - large northern deer with enormous flattened antlers in the male; called `elk' in Europe and `moose' in North America
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
Alces, genus Alces - elk or moose
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Scenario two: trophic rewilding What would happen if instead of just abandoning the land, populations of large herbivores such as bison, wild horse, European elk (aka moose) or wild boar were established, along with their predators lynx, wolf and bear?
In Norway, a marked rise in the density of tick population and in the incidence of Lyme borreliosis was cited to be due to distribution and population densities of host animals such as the roe deer and the European elk (Nygard et al.
It was the camouflaged, European elk skull mount hanging in the booth.

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