Muntjac deer

Muntjac deer

Z952/0080 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.2MB

Downloadable file size: 3.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Muntjac deer (Muntiacus reevesi). This deer is native to south-east Asia. It was introduced to England in the 19th century and is now found throughout central and southern England. It prefers to inhabit woodland with dense cover, but is an adaptable species that is now also found on open grass and scrubland. Adaptability has also lead to a varied diet that may include vegetation, fruit, nuts, fungi, roots and flowers. This is the smallest deer in the UK, measuring up to 50 centimetres to the shoulder. It is sometimes called the barking deer because of the dog-like sound it makes when alarmed.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, asian, barking deer, biological, biology, chinese deer, fauna, herbivore, herbivorous, introduced, mammal, muntiacus reevesi, muntjac deer, nature, one, reeves deer, ruminant, single, smallest, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.