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The sambar is a large deer native to the Indian Subcontinent, southern China and Southeast Asia. Although it primarily refers to ''R. unicolor'', the name "sambar" is also sometimes used to refer to the Philippine deer and the rusa deer . The name is also spelled ''sambur'', or ''sambhur''.

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Ant Marriott
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Uploaded May 18, 2015. Captured Apr 4, 2010 23:38 in Kanha National Park, Chiraidongri - Kanhav Road, Madhya Pradesh 481111, India.
  • Canon EOS 50D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO1600
  • 439mm