Musk deer and deer.

by K. K. Flerov

Publisher: Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R. in Moscow

Written in English
Published: Pages: 257 Downloads: 289
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Statement[tr. by A. Biron and Z.S. Cole]
SeriesFauna of the USSR: Mammals -- v. 1, no. 2., Mlekopitai͡ushchie -- v. 1, no. 2.
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p.
Number of Pages257
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Open LibraryOL17607215M
OCLC/WorldCa31876485

The Siberian musk deer is classified as vulnerable by the IUCN (). Remarks. Considered to be the most primitive of the deer, the four species of musk deer have sometimes been placed in their own family, Moschidae, as their morphology is . CITES is an international agreement between governments, aimed to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. Musk comes from a deer (mostly) Musk comes mainly from the musk deer family of deer (Moschidae), of which there are several sub-species, for example, Moschus moschiferus, the Siberian musk deer native to China, Siberia, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan, and Moschus leucogaster, the Himalayan musk deer native to Bhutan, India, and of the musk . cover to the musk deer during the summer season. In the MDNPG, musk deer were mostly recorded on the warmer southern slopes of the mountains. Table 2. Average values of dominant shrub species in musk deer habitat in the study area. Sr No Scientific name Relative density Frequency Relative frequency 1 Betula utilis 33 File Size: 50KB.

There are four species of musk deer in a single genus. The Siberian musk deer (Moschus moschiferus) has the dental formula I 0 3 C 1 1 P 3 3 M 3 3 = The upper canine in the male is a prominent tusk visible beyond the mouth (Figs. and ). Siberian musk deer eat all kinds of browse from over plant species and in the winter feed. The musk deer is, essentially, partway between a chevrotain and a modern deer, and it is thought that modern deer evolved from something very much like this. The musk deer has no antlers, and like the smaller chevrotain has two long, nightmarish fang-like tusks that will haunt both your sleeping and your waking hours. Books shelved as deer: Deer Dancer by Mary Lyn Ray, Fire Bringer by David Clement-Davies, The Antlered Ship by Dashka Slater, The Only Child by Guojing.

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Musk deer is one of the smallest and most ancient kinds of deer. Instead of antlers, musk deer bucks sport a set of long canines, that earned them an informal nickname of ‘vampire’ or ‘sabretooth deer’.

Seven species inhabit Asia, from the Indian Peninsula to Siberia. It is the Siberian musk deer, or kabarga, that can currently be an.

Musk deer, (Moschus moschiferus), small compact deer, family Cervidae (order Artiodactyla).A solitary shy animal, the musk deer lives in mountainous regions from Siberia to the has large ears, a very short tail, no antlers, and, unlike all other deer, a gall musk deer is grayish brown, with long coarse brittle hair, and stands 50–60 cm (20–24 inches) at the.

The deer is mainly found in Russia and Asia, but countries around the world import it. For example, France has been known to import raw musk to process perfume, and international trade in musk deer pods or medicines containing musk have been found all.

Musk Deer are deer that appear in The Lion Guard universe. They live in the Tree of Life. Siberian Musk Deer although a dark brown is most common.

The head is generally lighter. A pair of whitish stripes extends from the chin down the chest to the belly, while a scattering of lighter spots may be present on the back and sides. Young are born intensely spotted on their upper body, with Conservation: Vulnerable.

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book. The pouch is also known as a musk pod. It is this musk pod which makes them so valuable in the eyes of the world. And, the deer is equally enchanted by its own scent.

Musk deer roam for miles. An important goal of the deer is the discovery of the source from which the fragrance emerges. Practically, the deer is madly in love with it/ 28 Musk Deer The musk deer (Moschus species) is so small that (like other ungulates in this section) it is only as large as an average-size dog.

A gland in males produces musk, a thick, oily secretion that is one of the most valuable substances in the animal kingdom. كل ما تود معرفته عن مسك الغزال - DEER MUSK in action - Duration: سـ ـكـ ـة الـ ـطـ ـيـ ـب Recommended for you musk deer, small, antlerless deer, Moschus moschiferus, found in wet mountain forests from Siberia and Korea to the Himalayas.

In summer it ranges up to 8, ft (2, m). It is from 20 to 24 in. (50–60 cm) high at the shoulder, with a brown coat, a pointed face, and large ears. Athanasius Nikitin also wrote in his book about Indian musk deer, but already as a domesticated species. Musk deer, earlier, while hunting and economic activity of a person did not affect the distribution area, led from the northern regions of Yakutia, the circumpolar Chukotka, to the southern regions of Southeast Asia.

I made this video for school, but thought I'd share it with the rest of the world. Hope you learn something about the musk deer while having a few laughs:). [Male and female musk deer] Contributor Names Tachibana, Morikuni,artist Created / Published Subject Headings Illustrated book of bag of painted treasures.

musk deer n. Any of various small antlerless deer of the family Moschidae native to Asia, the male of which has long upper canines and a gland that secretes musk.

musk deer n (Animals) a small central Asian mountain deer, Moschus moschiferus. The male has long tusklike canine teeth and secretes musk musk′ deer` n. a small, antlerless deer, Moschus.

The musk deer is an inspiration to pursue what we desire the most, with absolute purity and innocence in heart, unobstructed by worldly elements. You are the musk deer with an upper hand bestowed with magnificent intellect to separate the truth from an illusion.

Musk deer definition: a small central Asian mountain deer, Moschus moschiferus. The male has long tusklike | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. The Siberian musk deer (Moschus moschiferus) is a musk deer found in the mountain forests of Northeast is most common in the taiga of southern Siberia, but is also found in parts of Mongolia, Inner Mongolia, Manchuria and the Korean : Moschidae.

Musk deer 1 1 in east Siberia, north and eastern Mongolia and north China, west to Kansu and Korea. Two subspecies have been identified: M.m.

moschiferus Linnaeus distributed in. Musk deer eat grass and moss; in winter they also eat twigs and lichen. Musk deer live alone. They only come together to mate. If two male musk deer meet, they fight, during which they can seriously hurt each other with their tusk-like teeth.

The female gives birth to babies. A musk deer baby has spots on its : Mammalia. Siberian musk deer, Moschus moschiferus (male 1, female 2), Napu musk deer, Tragulus javanicus Moschus indicus 3, and royal antelope, Neotragus pygmaeus 4. Handcoloured copperplate engraving from Bertuch's 'Bilderbuch fur Kinder' (Picture Book for.

Wondrously colorful images on this 2 sided vintage book plate with Musk Deer and True Deer (subfamily Cervinae, genus fallow deer). Approximately " x 7", the page is in excellent condition, rescued from a torn apart encyclopedia.

Nature has provided many opportunities to each and every individual to survive in different habitats. Musk deer is one such type of deer adapted in its habitat and is highly valuable. Truly speaking they are artiodactyls placed in the family Moschidae.

It is a single genus in this family. It is scientifically known as Moschus. They are more primitive than cervids or true deers and lack. The musk deer is, essentially, partway between a chevrotain and a modern deer, and it is thought that modern deer evolved from something very much like this.

The musk deer has no antlers, and like the smaller chevrotain has two long, nightmarish fang-like tusks that will haunt both your sleeping and your waking hours. The Himalayan musk deer (Moschus chrysogaster) is a primitive ruminant living in the remote high male deer possesses a musk gland specialized for the production of musk which is one of the most valuable scented animal products—it is more expensive than by: Musk Deer.

The musk deer is a primitive deer about the size of a medium-sized dog. It has large, rounded ears, no visible tail, an arched back, and long hind limbs. The Siberian musk deer is a species of small, stocky musk deer living in the forested mountainous regions of Northeast Asia.

With a kangaroo-like face, long, muscular hind legs, shorter and weaker forelimbs, small chest, highly arched back, and large rear, these animals move in a sequence of coordinated jumps. Unlike other deer species, the [ ].

Five musk deer species (genus Moschus) are distributed in China, and the present estimated numbers in the wild are between and Population size of musk deer has dropped significantly due to historical over-hunting and loss or degradation of their by: Musk deer definition is - any of a genus (Moschus) of small heavy-limbed hornless deer of central Asian uplands with tusked musk-producing males.

The deer becomes excited at the attractive odor of musk and frisks about, sniffing under trees, and searching everywhere for many weeks to find the source of the fragrance.

Finally he grows angry and very restless when he is unable to find the source of the musk perfume, and jumps from the high cliffs into the valley, trying to reach the source Author: Nayaswami Diksha. Organic musk of the musk deer is a produced from the secretion of the musk glands of the male musk deer.

It is the most potent natural male pheromone and has a stimulating effect on nearby c animal musk – produced from secretions of the musk glands of the male musk deer.

Musk functions as a chemical marker of territory and as a /5(6). The Book of Deer, illuminated manuscript written in Latin, probably in the 9th century, at a monastery founded by St. Columba at Deer Abbey (now in Aberdeenshire, Scotland) and containing 12th-century additions in Latin and an early form of Scottish Gaelic.

The Book of Deer includes the whole of the New Testament Gospel of St. John and parts of the other three .Method 12 For hippopotamus, pigs, water deer and musk deer. Method 13 For walrus. Method 14 For elephant. Method 15 For carnivores, peccaries and water chevrotain. Method C For body length of crocodilian.

Method D For darted carnivores. Method T For white-tailed deer with typical antlers. Method NT For white-tailed deer with non.Male Musk Deer in the Himalaya (Chinese Edition) [Liu Xianping] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Male Musk Deer in the Himalaya (Chinese Edition).