Roe deer


Common name: Roe deer

Scientific name: Capreolus capreolus

Class: Mammalia

Order: Artiodactyla

Family: Cervidae

Nutrition erbe diverse, corteccia, foglie, germogli di latifoglie, conifere e frutti.

Features: Belonging to the ungulate family, the roe deer has a reddish-brown mantle, with a grey fluff that characterizes the muzzle, of small size relative to the body and that ends, at the top, with two sharp horns. It eats several times a day (from 8 to 12). In summer it also eats at night. 

Curiosity: The call of this animal, more than a roaring, characteristic of the deer, reminds of the hoarse and slow bark of a dog.

Europe, Asia
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