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The deer is a mammal belonging to the deer family (Cervidae) that are distributed mainly in the northern hemisphere.
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The scientific name of deer is Cervus, and the main species is the common deer (Cervus elaphus), which has 27 subspecies around the world; these include the six waders (Cervus Canadensis) of North America.
The red deer is considered a large deer species, being surpassed only by the elk and the wapita. The body is slender, robust, and majestic; the head is long but thin, and the neck is long and developed for grazing or browsing. The jaw is made up of teeth adapted to grind a wide variety of food.
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On the head are the antlers of the deer, which are dead bone, and as they grow, they branch out. These are covered with a velvet-like texture, and their color varies between different shades of white and brown.
The legs are long, thin, but slender and flexible, as it is an animal that moves continuously through different types of terrain. Besides, as it is a species of ungulate at the end of them, it has a hoof split in two, which is made up of keratin.
The distribution of the species includes the cold zones of the northern hemisphere of the planet, especially in North America, Europe, and some regions of the Asian and African continents.
The deer’s habitat is mainly forest, although it is also possible to find them in tundra, plains, grasslands, and forests. Also, it should be noted that the distribution and habitat varies according to the subspecies
Because it has a complex digestive process and its diet is herbivorous, it requires large amounts of food daily (about 5-15 kg); therefore, most of the time, it is foraging or feeding.