Mazama gouazoubira (ungulate)

Mass: 14 kg based on Richard-Hansen et al. 1999

Diet: frugivore-browser based on Gayot et al. 2004 and Stallings 2011

Abundance: 0.31 to 21.11% (median 6.25%)

Latitudinal range: -31.2° to -1.7°

Habitats: (2), temperate savanna (1), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (5), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (5), tropical/subtropical savanna (2)

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Found in 15 samples

Argentina: Acambuco

Bolivia: Santa Rosa (control)

Brazil: Caxiuanã National Forest (March), Estação Biológica de Santa Lúcia (primary forest), Serra do Japi Biological Reserve (2006/2007), Serra do Japi Biological Reserve (2009/2010), Ibicuí River, Formosa Military Training Area, Curimatãs Paleontological Site, Abismo Iguatemi

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

Uruguay: Rivera (gallery forest), Rivera (plantation), Rivera (grassland)

Size measurements:
body mass14270 kgN = 8Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ total body length1000 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ total body length1060 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
head and body length921 mmN = 8Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ tail length80 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ tail length85 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
tail length93 mmN = 8Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ hind foot length250 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ hind foot length245 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
hind foot length261 mmN = 8Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
ear length97 mmN = 8Richard-Hansen et al. 1999
♀ skull length163.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull length178 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ condylobasal length157.3 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ condylobasal length171 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ skull width68.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width74.7 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ skull width68.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length51 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length52.2 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ upper tooth row length54 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♀ lower tooth row length56.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ lower tooth row length54.5 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946
♂ lower tooth row length54.7 mmN = 1Kellogg 1946

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