Capreolinae


Capreolinae
Capreolinae
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Cervidae
Subfamily: Capreolinae
Brookes, 1828
Genera

Alces
Capreolus
Hydropotes
Rangifer
Hippocamelus
Mazama
Odocoileus
Blastocerus
Ozotoceros
Pudu

Capreolinae, also known as Odocoileinae (an invalid junior synonym) or the New World deer (denoting their place of origin, not their current distribution), is a subfamily of deer. Alternatively, they're known as the Telemetecarpal deer, due to their ankle structure being different from the Plesiometacarpal deer of Cervinae

Classification and Species

The list is based on the studies of Randi, Mucci, Claro-Hergueta, Bonnet and Douzery (2001); Pitraa, Fickela, Meijaard, Groves (2004); Ludt, Schroeder, Rottmann and Kuehn (2004); Hernandez-Fernandez and Vrba (2005); Groves (2006); Ruiz-Garcia, M., Randi, E., Martinez-Aguero, M. and Alvarez D. (2007); Duarte, J.M.B., Gonzalez, S. and Maldonado, J.E. (2008)

References

  1. ^ Duarte, J. M. B., González, S. and Maldonado, J. E. 2008. The surprising evolutionary history of South American deer. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 49:17-22


Giraffidae Moschidae Tragulidae Cervidae
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