Dama dama Linnaeus 1758 (fallow deer)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Cervidae

Alternative combination: Cervus dama

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Dama according to I. Agnarsson and L. J. May-Collado 2008

See also Gruwier et al. 2015, Linnaeus 1758 and Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Cervus (Dama) somonensis, Dama mesopotamica

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Germany (2 collections), Greece (8), Italy (9), Malta (1), the Netherlands (2), Spain (7), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 32 collections each including a single occurrence

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