Capreolus capreolus Linnaeus 1758 (European roe deer)

Mammalia - Ungulata - Cervidae

Alternative combination: Cervus capreolus

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

See also Boule and De Villeneuve 1927, Linnaeus 1758 and Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Capreolus constantini, Capreolus pygargus

Ecology: ground dwelling grazer-browser

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Austria (1 collection), Belgium (1), France (5), Germany (9), Greece (4), Israel (2), Italy (13), Monaco (2), the Netherlands (3), Romania (3), Spain (2), the United Kingdom (4)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Italy (1)

Total: 50 collections each including a single occurrence

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