Moschus moschiferus


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Noun1.Moschus moschiferus - small heavy-limbed upland deer of central AsiaMoschus moschiferus - small heavy-limbed upland deer of central Asia; male secretes valued musk
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
genus Moschus, Moschus - musk deer
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Sable mainly hunt for small animals, but it also preys on larger mammals such as chipmunks Tamias sibiricus, pikas Ochotona, squirrels Sciurus and Pteromys, muskrats Ondatra, marmots Marmota, mountain hares, and musk deer Moschus moschiferus (Moskov 1973, Khlebnikov 1977, Monakhov and Bakeyev 1981, Zirjanov et al.
Meyer, family Araliaceae, Korea, KP) 444.33 mg, Steamed Rehmannia Root (Rehmannia glutinosa Liboschitz ex Steudel, family Scrophulariaceae, China, KP) 444.33 mg, and Musk (Moschus moschiferus Linne, family Moschidae, Russia, KHP) 74 mg.
2008: Musk deer (Moschus moschiferus Linnaeus,1758) of the Yakutia Republic.
Communication distances (A, K) were compared to the orientation vectors, whose system (a,R--behavioral system) was previously known (Zaitsev 1991) from work with musk deer (Moschus moschiferus L.).