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white-tailed deer

called also Odocoileus virginianus (syn. Dama virginianus). A small, 3 ft high at the withers, graceful red to gray true deer with a distinctive white tail.
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From this host it strayed to the native Virginia deer, Odocoileus virginianus, on which it now breeds at several localities in the northeastern United States.
The populations of Odocoileus virginianus found on Georgia barrier islands are far smaller in stature than those found in other more northern states.
Adult ticks prefer white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus Zimmerman, which serves as the primary reproductive host (Wildlife Control, 2006).
Sample sizes from adjoining counties representing an interface between contiguous ecogeographic regions of the Cross Timbers (Jack, Stephens and Young counties, n = 34) and the Rolling Plains (Archer and Wichita counties, n = 47) permitted an examination of the extent of any clinal variation in antler development and skull size of respective populations of Odocoileus virginianus.
Both cranial dimensions and Boone and Crockett (B&C) scores of Rolling Plains deer averaged larger than comparable-aged series of Odocoileus virginianus (age classes 1.
Babesia odocoilei Emerson and Wright, 1970 in white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus (Zimmermann), in Virginia.
Key words: Alces alces, black-tailed deer, Capreolus capreolus, dispersal, migration, moose, mule deer, Odocoileus hemionus, Odocoileus virginianus, roe deer, white-tailed deer
Directional long-distance movements by white-taled deer Odocoileus virginianus in Florida.
1997) found that white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus recruitment doubled when S.
Elaphostrongylus odocoilei Hobmaier and Hobmaier, 1934 in the cranial case of Odocoileus virginianus borealis Miller.
Lungworms collected from deer, Odocoileus virginianus, in Michigan.
Odocoileus virginianus (maxillary fragment with M1-M3, 1610; part of femur, 1639).