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Javan Deer

Rusa timorensis


Pictures was taken in Ujung Kulon National Park, West Java, Indonesia

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Javan deer
cervus timorensis russa

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Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

Hi aldo. Your spotting is featured in the new PN blog post via a link! Cheers

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 7 years ago

Just for information, several authorities refer to the species as Rusa timorensis (russa) for example, the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species and Wilson & Reeder's Mammal Species of the World | 3rd Edition.

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 8 years ago

great spotting aldo :D

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Haha... We call it Indian Reindeer.... very pretty and great antlers..!!!

aldo 9 years ago

Yes, there are 3 pigs. @auntnance, thanks for helping me to name it

auntnance123 9 years ago

or maybe sambar?

nice spotting! are there pigs behind the deer?

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Banten, Indonesia

Spotted on Jul 27, 2010
Submitted on Aug 21, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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