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Brocket

 

an artiodactylous ungulate of the genus Mazama of the family Cervidae. There are four species. The body length is 90-130 cm. The height at the shoulder is 43-70 cm and at the sacrum it is somewhat greater. The weight is 18-25 kg. Only the males have antlers, which are small and unbranched. The color ranges from light to dark brown, with the underparts of the body being lighter. The brocket is found in America from southern Mexico to Paraguay. It keeps hidden and is solitary or associates in pairs. It inhabits tropical forests, feeding on grass, leaves, and shoots. Breeding occurs throughout the year. The females bear one or two spotted young.

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The brown brocket deer is one of three species of cervids, together with the red brocket deer (Mazama americana) and the marsh deer (Odocoileus dichotomus), occurring at El Bagual Ecological Reserve (Yanosky, 1989).
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A lot of hunters wouldn't appreciate this buck compared to a big whitetail or a wide-racked mulie, but brockets must be understood for what they are.
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Ignored, forgotten and largely unknown are the small, straight-antlered brocket deer.
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