Père David's deer


Père David's deer
/pɛə daˈvidz/ (say pair dah'veedz)

noun
a large grey deer, Elaphurus davidianus, living in captivity as descendants of a herd kept in the Imperial hunting park near Beijing.
{named after Father A David, died 1900, French missionary}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Père David's Deer — Taxobox name = Père David s Deer status = EW status system = iucn3.1 image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Cervidae subfamilia = Cervinae genus = Elaphurus species …   Wikipedia

  • Père David's deer — /pair dah veedz , pair day vidz/ a medium sized, reddish gray deer, Elaphurus davidianus, of which stocks were obtained in Peking in 1865 and brought to parks in Europe before the remaining Chinese deer were killed in 1900: the species is… …   Universalium

  • Père David’s deer — Dovydo elnias statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Elaphurus davidianus angl. Père David’s deer vok. Davidshirsch; Milu; Miluhirsch rus. милу; олень Давида pranc. cerf du Père David ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Père David’s deer — Dovydo elniai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 1 rūšis. Laikomi zoologijos soduose, parkuose. atitikmenys: lot. Elaphurus angl. Père David’s deer vok. Davidshirsche; Miluhirsche; Milus rus. китайские …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Père David's deer — noun a large deer with long antlers with backward pointing tines, now found only in captivity. [Elaphurus davidianus.] Origin C19: named after the French naturalist Father Armand David …   English new terms dictionary

  • pere david's deer — noun large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herds • Syn: ↑elaphure, ↑Elaphurus davidianus • Hypernyms: ↑deer, ↑cervid • Member Holonyms: ↑Elaphurus, ↑genus Elaphurus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Père David's deer — noun A species of deer known only in captivity, which prefers marshland and is believed to be native to the subtropics of China …   Wiktionary

  • cerf du Père David — Dovydo elnias statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Elaphurus davidianus angl. Père David’s deer vok. Davidshirsch; Milu; Miluhirsch rus. милу; олень Давида pranc. cerf du Père David ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • cerfs du Père David — Dovydo elniai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 1 rūšis. Laikomi zoologijos soduose, parkuose. atitikmenys: lot. Elaphurus angl. Père David’s deer vok. Davidshirsche; Miluhirsche; Milus rus. китайские …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Deer — This article is about the ruminant animal. For other uses, see Deer (disambiguation). Fawn and Stag redirect here. For other uses, see Fawn (disambiguation) and Stag (disambiguation). Deer Temporal range: Early Oligocene–Recent …   Wikipedia


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