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Behavioral responses of the pampas deer (Ozotoceros bezoarticus) to human disturbance in San Luis province, Argentina
(University of Oradea Publishing House, 2017-06)
Pampas deer (Ozotoceros bezoarticus, Linnaeus 1758) is a South American cervid, associated with grasslands and savannas; in Argentina this species is listed as endangered. Our aim was to analyze the behavioral responses ...
Ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) on Wild Marsh-Deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) from Southeast Brazil: Infestations before and after Habitat Loss
The lake from Porto-Primavera hydroelectric power station inundated an area of 2,200 km2 at the border of São Paulo and Mato-Grosso do Sul States, Brazil. Infestations by ticks were evaluated on 135 marsh deer, Blastocerus ...
Litter and soil properties are not altered by invasive deer browsing in northern Patagonia forests.
(Elsevier Masson, 2014-01)
It is largely accepted that large mammalian herbivores can indirectly influence ecosystem properties by changing the quantity and quality of litter inputs to soil through selective browsing on plant communities. However, ...
A retrospective pathology study of two Neotropical deer species (1995-2015), Brazil: Marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) and brown brocket deer (Mamma gouazoubira)
(Public Library Science, 2018-06-07)
This retrospective study describes the biological and epidemiological aspects, gross and microscopical findings, and most likely causes of death (CD) in two species of Neotropical deer in Brazil. The animals were collected ...
Home range and activity patterns of pampas deer in Emas National Park, Brazil
(Amer Soc MammalogistsProvoEUA, 2000)
Serosurvey for antibodies against Brucella abortus and Leptospira interrogans in pampas deer from Brazil
(Wildlife Disease Assn, Inc, 2014)
Prevalence and Molecular Characterization of Mycoplasma ovis in Selected Free-Ranging Brazilian Deer Populations
(Wildlife Disease Assoc, Inc, 2011-10-01)
Mycoplasma ovis is a hemoplasma that may cause anemia and mortality in small ruminants. Our aim was to determine whether M. ovis infects populations of free-ranging deer in Brazil. Bully coat samples from 64 Blastocerus ...
Elucidating the Evolution of the Red Brocket Deer Mazama americana Complex (Artiodactyla; Cervidae)
The red brocket deer Mazama americana is a neotropical species that exhibits extensive karyotype variation under an unvarying morphotype. In order to deduce red brocket deer genetic units for conservation, gene flow between ...
Identification of the endangered small red brocket deer (Mazama bororo) using noninvasive genetic techniques (Mammalia; Cervidae)
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2009-05-01)
The small red brocket deer Mazama bororo is one of the most endangered deer in the Neotropics. The great morphological similarities with three other sympatric brocket deer species, coupled with the fact that they inhabit ...
Hematology of free-living marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) from Southeast Brazil
(Amer Assoc Zoo Veterinarians, 2005-09-01)
This work reports basic hematologic values of a sample of a population of free-living marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) living by the Parana River in Southeast Brazil. Hematologic values are presented separately for male, ...