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Related to Muntiacus: Muntiacus muntjak, Muntjac deer
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Noun1.Muntiacus - muntjacsMuntiacus - muntjacs        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cervidae, family Cervidae - deer: reindeer; moose or elks; muntjacs; roe deer
barking deer, muntjac - small Asian deer with small antlers and a cry like a bark
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Mitochondrial DNA genetic diversity of black muntjac (Muntiacus crinifrons), an endangered species endemic to China.
Major wildlife species in the park include common leopard Panthera pardus, rhesus monkey Macaca mulatta, Asiatic jackal Canis aureus, Kashmir hill fox Vulpes vulpes grifithii, small Indian mongoose Herpestes javanicus, Indian grey mongoose Herpestes edwardsii, barking deer Muntiacus muntjak, Indian pangolin Manis crassicaudata and kaleej pheasant Lophura leucomelanos (Akrim et al.
It is not allowed to kill wild animals in Nepal (HMG, 1973), however, we recorded hunting and selling of Indian Hares (Lepus nigricollis) for bush meat frequently in Janakpur (Figure 3a), hunting of Barking Deer (Muntiacus vaginalis) and Masked Palm Civets (Paguma larvata) at Ghorlikharka, Dhankuta.
Java mousedeer (Tragulus javanicus), wild boar (Sus scrofa), red muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak), and banteng (Bos javanicus) of which it might drive the coexistence among the two large carnivores.
The modern-day muntjac (genus Muntiacus) offers a clue of what the first hardened antlers looked like.
The area harbors several protected faunal species such as Elephants (Elephas maximus), Royal Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris), Gauri Gai (Bos gaurus), Wild Dogs (Cannes aurous), and many other common wild animals including spotted deer (Axis axis), barking deer (Muntiacus muntjac), hog deer (Axis porcinus), and wild boar (Sus scrofa).
The Javan muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak muntjak, Zimmermann 1780) is a small cervid belonging to the Cervidae family found in the Indonesian islands of Java and southern Sumatera.
The two muntjac, Red or Indian Muntiacus muntjak and endemic Yellow M.
Population densities and habitat associations of introduced muntjac Muntiacus reevesi and native roe deer Capreolus capreolus in a lowland pine forest.
An itinerant species, tigers most likely swam to Singapore in pursuit of their prey, which included sambar (Cervus unicolor), barking deer (Muntiacus muntjac), and wild pig (Sus scrofa).
An outbreak of dermatophytosis in barking deer (Muntiacus muntijak).