White-tailed deer

White-tailed deer

Order : Artiodactyla
Family : Cervidae
Subfamily : Capreolinae
Species : Odocoileus virginianus


Keywords: white , black

The White-tailed deer is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the whitetailed deer
A young / baby of a whitetailed deer is called a 'fawn or ass'. The females are called 'doe, hind or cow' and males 'buck, stag or bull'. A whitetailed deer group is called a 'herd'.
White-tailed deer habitats
Subarctic forest
Some facts about the
White-tailed deer

Adult weight : 87 kg (191.4 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 22 years

Female maturity :309 days

Male maturity : 417 days

Gestation : 198 days

Weaning : 129 days

Litter size : 2

Litters per year : 1

Interval between litters : 304 days

Weight at birth : 3 kg (6.6 lbs)

Weight at weaning : 36 kg (79.2 lbs)

Basal metabolic rate : 123 W

Body mass : 61.863 kg (136.0986 lbs)

Temperature : 38.85 °C (101.93 °F)

Source: AnAge, licensed under CC

Facts about the white-tailed deer

GENERAL INFORMATION The white-tailed deer is one of our best known and easily recognized large mammals.

In Texas, at least, the breeding season for white-tailed deer is fairly predictable from year to year.

Let's learn about the White-tailed deer The white-tailed deer is a big game mammal found throughout the state.

Printouts The White-Tailed Deer is a long-legged, fast-moving mammal.

The Key Deer is classified as endangered in Florida, and the Columbian White-tailed Deer is classified as endangered in Washington and Oregon.

The white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is an important host for all three mobile stages of A.

The white-tailed deer is aptly named because the white undersurface of its flaglike tail is about all that we see in the fleeting

The white-tailed deer is the only native deer in Maryland.

White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) The white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is a demand species that was selected for its big game status,

White-tailed deers are great swimmers and runners.

Zimmermann, 1780 The White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is a medium sized deer found throughout the 48 contiguous states of the United States, southern Canada and as far south as Panama.

The white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus, is a game species that commonly occurs throughout much of North and South America. (Full text)

Physical Characteristics The fur of the white-tailed deer is a grayish color in the winter then more (Full text)

The White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is the most popular game species in Misissippi. (Full text)

Able to leap tall fences in a single bound, the white-tailed deer is an animal of incredible beauty and power. (Full text)

Cervidae (deer) The white tail deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is a common find in the rivers I dive. (Full text)

The white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) is the oldest of all the deer species in the western hemisphere, and that by a very large margin. (Full text)

The White-tailed Deer, Odocoileus virginianus, is found in forest edge habitats statewide. (Full text)

More animals beginning with W

Custom Search
Play animal guess

Contact Us | ©2011 TheWebsiteOfEverything.com | Privacy information | White-tailed deer