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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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During July 2017-January 2018, the US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service in Pullman, WA, USA, received nasal swab samples from 230 moose (Alces alces) and 243 caribou (Rangifer tarandus) from Alaska and 5 mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) from Arizona (online Technical Appendix, https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/ EID/article/24/12/18-0632-Techapp1.pdf).
Iluiliup tuktuit refers to caribou coming from the mainland (Sallerina, 2012; Aqslaluk, 2013; Putuguq, 2013; WKSP, 2013b, 2016a) and is commonly translated into English as barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus) (Table 1).
Venison: Meat from red deer (Cervus elaphus) and reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus).
Deer antlers are bony appendages of the males in all deer species except for the reindeer (Rangifer tarandus).
Here, we provide a short-term (6-18 months) assessment of the performance of Lotek LifeCycle GPS collars deployed on free-ranging caribou Rangifer tarandus and bison Bison bison in northwestern North America, focusing on GPS errors.
Ball, "Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) and climate change: importance of winter forage," Rangifer, vol.
Reindeer or Rangifer tarandus have many unique characteristics.
In northern Alaska, heavier caribou (Rangifer tarandus) in autumn were more likely to have a successful pregnancy (Cameron et al.
Of the three subspecies of caribou, Peary caribou (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) depend the most heavily on sea ice highways.
The estimated scalar between maternal body mass and neonate birth mass is similar to Loison and Strand (2005) for reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) and the interspecific scaling relationship estimated by Robbins and Robbins (1979).