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SPECIES Mazama americana

Author:Erxleben, 1777.
Citation:Syst. Regni Anim., 1: 324.
Common Name:South American Red Brocket
Type Locality:"Habitat in Guiania et Brazilia" and also cited from Surinam; restricted to French Guiana, Cayenne (Cabrera, 1961:335).
Distribution:N Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Trinidad, Tobago, and Venezuela.
Status:IUCN Data Deficient.
Comments:Mazama americana tumatumari J. A. Allen, 1915 is a composite based on a skull of Odocoileus virginianus (the lectotype) and a skin of Mazama americana; see Tate (1939).
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SUBSPECIES americana

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SUBSPECIES whitelyi

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