Taxon profile


Philippine Deer
Rusa marianna (Desmarest, 1822)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Cetartiodactyla - even-toed ungulates »  family Cervidae - deer and moose »  genus Rusa

Scientific synonyms

Cervus mariannus Desmarest, 1822 o

Other names

= Philippine Brown Deer

IUCN category:Vulnerable
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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Rusa marianna barandana Heude, 1888 - Mindoro Deer
subspecies Rusa marianna marianna Desmarest, 1822 - Luzon Brown Deer
subspecies Rusa marianna nigella Hollister, 1913 - Mindanao Mountain Deer
subspecies Rusa marianna nigricans Brooke, 1876

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [4274]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Rusa marianna (Desmarest, 1822)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Rusa marianna Desmarest, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cervus mariannus Desmarest, 1822]
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 Rusa marianna (Desmarest, 1822)]

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