This species is one of the largest member of the family Mustelidae. The body length is 65-105 cm, the length of the tail is 13-26 cm and the weight of the animal is 9-30 kg. The males are bigger and more robust than the females.
This deer species is widespread in the northern hemisphere. In this huge geographic range established more subspecies, the name of the north american subspecies is caribou, and the name of the urapean and of the asiatic subspecies is reindeer.
It is widespread in South America, mostly in Brazil, Uruguay, Venezuela and Colombia. It can be found in flooded grassy areas, in swamps, plains, bushes and grass.
It is common in Mauritania, Ethiopia, South Namibia. It prefers open and forested savannas, grassy plains, semi-deserts. It’s scarce fur is either black or brown, with a large mane on the head. Its body length varies between 90-150 cm.
It can be found in territories with dense vegetation. It prefers habitats with trees, bushes, territories alongside forests. Males are larger than females, its tail is 38-45 cm long. It is the smallest wallaby.
It is widespread in South America, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Pygmy marmosets can be sighted as high as 18 m in riverside forests, shunning the undergrowth.