Taxon profile


Common European Roedeer
Capreolus capreolus capreolus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Cervidae - deer and moose »  genus Capreolus - Roe Deer »  species Capreolus capreolus - European Roe Deer


juvenile animal

Capreolus capreolus capreolus - Common European Roedeer


Author: Harald Schnöde

Capreolus capreolus capreolus - Common European Roedeer

Author: Klaus Rudloff

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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Canis lupus lupus Linnaeus, 1758 - European Grey Wolf

parasite: Varestrongylus capreoli (Stroh & Schmid, 1938), Cephenemyia ulrichii Brauer, 1862, Sarcocystis oviformis Dahlgren et Gjerde, 2009

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305259]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Capreolus capreolus capreolus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Capreolus capreolus capreolus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Capreolus capreolus capreolus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ Pluháček J., Hrabina P. & Robovský J. (2011): České názvy živočichů. Savci (Mammalia). Dodatek 2 – jelenovití (Cervidae), kabarovití (Moschidae) a kančilovití (Tragulidae), Lynx, n. s. (Praha) 42: 281–296 [as Capreolus capreolus capreolus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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