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Deer (odocoileus virginiana) is an animal of the mammal type. It usually lives in dense forest and planted areas. The animal weights about 10kg - 450kg (22lbs - 990lbs) and average life span is 10 - 20 years. Wolf, bear, cougar predators are dangerous for deers. See the table below to learn more facts.

Facts about deers
NameDeer
Scientific NameOdocoileus virginiana
Skin TypeFur
KingdomAnimalia
OrderArtiodactyla
LifestyleHerd
Weight10kg - 450kg (22lbs - 990lbs)
ClassMammalia
ColourBrown, tan, white, orange
Size (H)60cm - 105cm (24in - 206in)
DietHerbivore
Main PreyAcorns, fruit, grass
Conservation StatusThreatened
Average Litter Size1
PhylumChordata
TypeMammal
FamilyCervidae
PredatorsWolf, bear, cougar
Distinctive FeaturesLong ears and some male species have antlers
Life Span10 - 20 years
HabitatDense forest and planted areas
Top Speed70km/h (43mph)
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