PALEARCTIC Temperate Broadleaf & Mixed Forest
mammals

The mammals of the Eurasian Palearctic temperate broadleaf and mixed forest...

Order Primates

Family Cercopithecidae: Old World Monkeys

Macaca fuscata, 'Japanese Macaque', 'Snow Monkey'. (Yakushima Island, Japan). This species is the most northerly living primate (besides humans).

Order Artiodactyla : Even-toed Hoofed Mammals

Family Cervidae: Deer

Cervus nippon, 'Sika/Spotted/Japanese Deer', (Yakushima Island, Japan). Once found from northern Vietnam to Russian far east, but now only common in Japan.


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