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Chital

Scientific classification or biological classification refers to how biologists group and categorize extinct and living species of organisms. Modern classification has its roots in the system of Carolus Linnaeus, who grouped species according to shared physical characteristics. These groupings have been revised since Linnaeus to improve consistency with the Darwinian... Scientific classification
Kingdom: Phyla Porifera (sponges) Ctenophora (comb jellies) Cnidaria Placozoa Bilateria Acoelomorpha Orthonectida Rhombozoa ? Myxozoa Superphylum Deuterostomia     Chordata (vertebrates, etc.)     Hemichordata (acorn worms)     Echinodermata    ? Chaetognatha (arrow worms) Superphylum Ecdysozoa     Kinorhyncha     Loricifera    ... Animalia
Phylum: Typical Classes Subphylum Urochordata - Tunicates Ascidiacea Thaliacea Larvacea Subphylum Cephalochordata - Lancelets Subphylum Myxini - Hagfishes Subphylum Vertebrata - Vertebrates Petromyzontida - Lampreys Placodermi (extinct) Chondrichthyes - Cartilaginous fishes Acanthodii (extinct) Actinopterygii - Ray-finned fishes Actinistia - Coelacanths Dipnoi - Lungfishes Amphibia - Amphibians Reptilia - Reptiles Aves - Birds Mammalia - Mammals Chordates (phylum Chordata) include the vertebrates, together with... Chordata
Class: Orders Subclass Monotremata Monotremata Subclass Marsupialia Didelphimorphia Paucituberculata Microbiotheria Dasyuromorphia Peramelemorphia Notoryctemorphia Diprotodontia Subclass Placentalia Xenarthra Dermoptera Desmostylia Scandentia Primates Rodentia Lagomorpha Insectivora Chiroptera Pholidota Carnivora Perissodactyla Artiodactyla Cetacea Afrosoricida Macroscelidea Tubulidentata Hyracoidea Proboscidea Sirenia The mammals are the class of vertebrate animals primarily characterized by the presence of mammary... Mammalia
Order: Families Suidae Hippopotamidae Tayassuidae Camelidae Tragulidae Moschidae Cervidae Giraffidae Antilocapridae Bovidae The even-toed ungulates form the mammal order Artiodactyla. They are ungulates whose weight is borne about equally by the third and fourth toes, rather than mostly or entirely by the third as in perissodactyls. There are about 220... Artiodactyla
Family: Genera About 15 in 4 subfamilies. Defined strictly, a deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. A number of broadly similar animals, from related families within the order Artiodactyla, are often also called , or is an expression for a stag, particularly a Red Deer stag past its... Cervidae
Genus: Axis
Species: axis
In biology, binomial nomenclature is a standard convention used for naming species. As the word binomial suggests, the scientific name of a species is formed by the combination of two terms: the genus name and the species epithet or descriptor. The first term (generic name) is always capitalized, while the... Binomial name
Axis axis
( Johann Christian Polycarp Erxleben (June 22, 1744 - August 19, 1777) was a German naturalist. Erxleben was Professor of physics and veterinary medicine at the Georg-Augusta University in Göttingen. He wrote Anfangsgründe der Naturlehre and Systema regni animalis (1777). Categories: People stubs | 1744 births | 1777 deaths | Biologists | German... Erxleben, Events The Cornish language died out 2nd edition of in Spanish Alta California. December 24 - Kiritimati discovered by James Cook The code duello is adopted at the Clonmell Summer Assizes as the form for pistol duels in Ireland. It is quickly denounced but nevertheless widely adopted throughout the English-speaking... 1777)

The chital (also spelled "cheetal") is a large spotted Deer - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE55Fixes.css; @import /skins/monobook/IE60Fixes.css; /**/ Deer From Wikipedia Genera About 15 in 4 subfamilies. Defined strictly, a deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. A number of broadly similar animals, from related families within the... deer which commonly inhabits wooded regions of The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (ශ්රී ලංකා in Sinhala / இலங்கை in Tamil) (known as Ceylon before 1972) is a tropical island nation off the southeast coast of the Indian subcontinent. The island was known in ancient times... Sri Lanka and most of The Republic of India is the second most populous country in the world, with a population of more than one billion, and is the seventh largest country by geographical area. India has grown significantly, both in population and in strategic importance in the last two decades. The Indian economy is... India. It has also been introduced to Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is the sixth-largest country in the world, the only one to occupy an entire continent, and the largest in the region of Australasia/ Oceania. It also includes a number of secondary islands, the largest of which is Tasmania, an Australian State. Australia is... Australia. Its coat is reddish fawn, marked with white spots, and its underparts are white. Its antlers, which it sheds anually, curve in a A Lyre is a stringed musical instrument well known for its use in Classical Antiquity. The recitations of the Ancient Greeks were accompanied by it, yet the lyre was not of Greek origin. We have to seek in Asia, the birthplace of the genus, and to infer its introduction into... lyre shape and may extend to 75 cm.


Chital most commonly occur in herds of ten to fifty individuals comprised of one or two Genera About 15 in 4 subfamilies. Defined strictly, a deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. A number of broadly similar animals, from related families within the order Artiodactyla, are often also called , or is an expression for a stag, particularly a Red Deer stag past its... stags and a number of females and young. They are extremely nervous animals, and will start at the slightest provocation.


Chital eat primarily In popular language grass means a short, green, ground covering or lawn, usually, but not necessarily comprised of a true grass or grasses, called turf. . Plants that are not true grasses include: China grass or remie or rhea (), a nettle grown for bast fibres, in the family Urticaceae Ditch grass... grasses and Most familiar are the multicellular land plants, called embryophytes. They include the vascular plants, plants with full systems of leaves, stems, and roots. They also include a few of their close relatives, often called and . This fern-like tree combined a woody trunk with the fronds of a fern, but... vegetation, but also eat their shed antlers as a source of nutrients.


A chital stands about 90 cm tall at the shoulder and masses about 85 kg.


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Deer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (614 words)
Defined strictly, a deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae.
Deer are widely distributed, with representatives in all continents except Australia, Antarctica, and Africa.
Deer meat, for which they are hunted and farmed, is called venison.
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