Rangifer


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Related to Rangifer: Rangifer tarandus, genus Rangifer
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Noun1.Rangifer - reindeer or caribouRangifer - reindeer or caribou      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cervidae, family Cervidae - deer: reindeer; moose or elks; muntjacs; roe deer
caribou, Greenland caribou, Rangifer tarandus, reindeer - Arctic deer with large antlers in both sexes; called `reindeer' in Eurasia and `caribou' in North America
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Reindeer or Rangifer tarandus have many unique characteristics.
Age-related changes in the testicular and antler cycles of reindeer, Rangifer tarandus.
In contrast to the other true arctic ungulate, the reindeer Rangifer tarandus, in which many populations undertake extensive seasonal migrations, the muskox is believed to be rather sedentary.
Seasonal cycles in the output of first stage larvae of the nematode Elaphostrongylus rangiferi from reindeer, Rangifer tarandus tarandus.
Santas reindeer and caribou are actually the same animal: Rangifer tarandus, a medium-sized deer that circumnavigates the globe in the northern hemisphere, called reindeer in Eurasia and caribou in North America.
I have been on dozens of hunts for the elusive Rangifer tarandus, but they always result in spectacular failure.
8 4 19 29 17 9 Equus caballus 12 3 39 30 12 6 Megaceros Rangifer tarandus 2 Cervus elaphus 260 51 271 388 147 120 Capreolus capreolus 9 7 49 95 31 20 Capra pyrenaica 19 3 13 8 8 1 Rupicapra rupicapra 8 1 3 * (3) 3 Sus scropha 3 1 Canis lupus 1 1 3 3 Crocuta crocuta 1 1 Vulpes culpes 1 1 2 2 Lynx pardinus 1 1 Felix silvestres 1 1 Pantera pardus 1 Total 321 69 397 558 222 164 Indet.
Y no es que esta especie Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus este eternamente agripada, ya que el Departamento de Ecologia de la Universidad de Tromso en Noruega, ha descubierto que esa nariz roja y abultada se debe a un parasito que al hospedarse en el sistema respiratorio de los renos (y los caribues) les provoca una inflamacion nasal y hace que su nariz se enrojezca debido a la irritacion que provocan los parasitos.
Marine mammal examples include bones from the genera Phoca and Odobenus, as well as various cetaceans; while terrestrial mammal examples include bones from the genera Mammut, Mammuthus, Rangifer, Tapirus, Cervalces (= Alces), Symbos, Bison, and Megalonyx (e.
Sex ratio variation in relation to maternal condition and parental investment in wild reindeer Rangifer t.
Roed, de Noruega, por el envio de cebadores de microsatelites disenados para Rangifer tarandus, los cuales fueron aplicados en los ciervos neotropicales.