Milu or Père David's Deer now only exist in captivity. Curiously, some of the stags can grow and shed a second set of antlers each year.
Scientific name: Elaphurus davidianus
Père David's deer
Species range provided by WWF's Wildfinder.
The following habitats are found across the Milu distribution range. Find out more about these environments, what it takes to live there and what else inhabits them.
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Additional data source: Animal Diversity Web
Extinct in the wild
Population trend: Increasing
Year assessed: 2008
Classified by: IUCN 3.1