Group size pattern and distribution of threatened Sambar Rusa unicolor (Artiodactyla: Cervidae) in Moyar River Valley, India

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Vedagiri Thirumurugan
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5666-4816
Chandravilasam Sreedharan Nair Vishnu
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8686-0922
Nehru Prabakaran
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2125-3520
Chinnasamy Ramesh
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4629-0245

Abstract

Sambars are usually observed as solitary or in small groups with fewer than six individuals. We discuss some insights on infrequent larger aggregations of Sambar based on our sighting records between January 2018 and January 2020 in the Moyar River Valley landscape of Tamil Nadu, southern India.

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Thirumurugan , V. , Chandravilasam Sreedharan Nair Vishnu, Prabakaran , N. and Ramesh, C. 2022. Group size pattern and distribution of threatened Sambar Rusa unicolor (Artiodactyla: Cervidae) in Moyar River Valley, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 14, 4 (Apr. 2022), 20926–20929. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.7445.14.4.20926-20929.
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