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Friday 15 December 2017

Species Sheet


European Roe, Roe Deer, Western Roe Deer

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Classification - Taxonomy

CLASS Mammals
 ORDER  Artiodactyla
  FAMILY   Cervidae
   SUBFAMILY    Capreolinae
    SUBGENUS     
       LATIN NAME      Capreolus capreolus
AUTHOR  (Linnaeus, 1758)
SYNONYMS  Capreolus capraea - Capreolus dorcas - Capreolus europaeus - Capreolus zedlitzi - 
HISTORIC  
NOTES  

Location- Threatened

DISTRIBUTION  Western, Northern and Southern Europa, France, Monaco, Andorra, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Great Britain, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Liechtenstein, Poland, Greece, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands to W European Russia, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Belarus, Moldavia, Ukraine, Turkey, Caucasia region, Armenia, Republic of Georgia, Azerbaijan, NW Syria, N Iraq, N Iran, extinct in Lebanon and Israel.
STATUS  IUCN 2009 : Least Concern

SUBSPECIES

 Describ subspecies = 3 ; Valid in taxonomy = 0 à 4
 Possible listed subspecies =
26
Capreolus capreolus albicus ?
Capreolus capreolus albus ?
Capreolus capreolus armenius ?
Capreolus capreolus baleni ?
Capreolus capreolus balticus ?
Capreolus capreolus canus
Capreolus capreolus capreolus
Capreolus capreolus caucasicus ?
Capreolus capreolus cistaunicus ?
Capreolus capreolus coxi ?
Capreolus capreolus decorus
Capreolus capreolus garganta ?
Capreolus capreolus grandis ?
Capreolus capreolus italicus ?
Capreolus capreolus joffrei ?
Capreolus capreolus niger ?
Capreolus capreolus plumbeus ?
Capreolus capreolus rhenanus ?
Capreolus capreolus thotti ?
Capreolus capreolus transsylvanicus ?
Capreolus capreolus transvosagicus ?
Capreolus capreolus varius ?
Capreolus capreolus vulgaris ?
Capreolus capreolus warthae ?
Capreolus capreolus whittali ?
Capreolus capreolus zedlitzi ?
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Male

Female

Fawn

Male, Fawn and Female


Male and Female