Mazama americana (ungulate)

Mass: 27 kg based on Mayor et al. 2012, Sanderson 1949, Richard-Hansen et al. 1999, and Versiani et al. 2009

Diet: frugivore-browser based on Gayot et al. 2004

Abundance: 0.98 to 21.71% (median 7.99%)

Latitudinal range: -25.6° to 9.0°

Habitats: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest (1), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (3), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (8)

Found in 12 samples

Argentina: Iguazú National Park (on roads)

Bolivia: Santa Rosa (control)

Brazil: Fazenda Sta Emília (acurí forest), Caxiuanã National Forest (March), Floresta Nacional Amapá (dry season), Floresta Nacional Amapá (wet season), Iguaçu National Park, Purus Project

Ecuador: Chorongo

Panama: Ecoparque Panama

Peru: Los Amigos Conservation Concession (2005), Los Amigos Conservation Concession (2006)

Size measurements:
♀ body mass24200 kgN = 9Mayor et al. 2012
♀ body mass21600 kgN = 11Mayor et al. 2012
♀ body mass28400 kgN = 31Mayor et al. 2012
♀ body mass43000 kgN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ body mass44000 kgN = 1Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♂ body mass41000 kgN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ body mass36000 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♂ body mass30100 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♂ body mass34900 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♂ body mass36400 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♂ body mass33700 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♂ body mass40100 kgN = 1Versiani et al. 2009
♀ head and body length1150 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ head and body length1020 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♀ tail length110 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ tail length140 mmN = 1Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♂ tail length85 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♀ hind foot length350 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ hind foot length350 mmN = 1Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♂ hind foot length310 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♀ ear length115 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949
♂ ear length110 mmN = 1Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♂ ear length100 mmN = 1Sanderson 1949

See also Mazama, Mazama gouazoubira, Mazama nana, Mazama nemorivaga, Mazama rufina, Mazama sp., Mazama spp., Mazama temama