Swamp deer

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(Zool.) an Asiatic deer (Rucervus Duvaucelli) of India.

See also: Swamp

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The NGT was hearing the petition on the protection of swamp deer, hog deer, biodiversity and biological resources of Hastinapur Wildlife Sanctuary.
The 480- square- kilometre grassland park is home to the world's largest population of rare, one- horned rhinos as well as other endangered species including swamp deer and the Hoolock gibbon.
These are swamp deer, and they're in many ways unlike the other subgroups.
A World Heritage Site declared by Unesco, Kaziranga boasts a third of the world's Great One-horned Rhinoceroses, even as it is also home to Asiatic Water Buffalos, Swamp Deer, elephants, gaur, sambar, wild boar and hog deer.
Swamp deer subsist on tasteless fodder at which their northern cousins would turn up a haughty nose.
On the other hand, altogether 70 animals -2 rhino calves, as many elephant calves, 63 hog deer, 2 barking and 1 swamp deer - have been rescued by forest officials.
We drove back through the regular park trail and went to a lake where we saw barasingha, the endangered swamp deer endemic to Kanha, in mid-water.
My friends scoffed at my rifle, offering me a buckshot-loaded shotgun instead, a proper swamp deer gun.
Although this swamp deer is regarded as "critically endangered" in the wild, more than 20 fawns have been born at the park this year.
Although this swamp deer is officially endangered in the wild, more than 20 fawns have been born at the park this year.
-Tales from Rhino Land: A documentary on India's Kaziranga National Park capturing India's magnificent Big Five wild animals in one frame - the last surviving population of eastern swamp deer, Asiatic elephants, wild buffalos, tiger and rhinoceros