Hokkaido Sika Deer
Hokkaido Sika Deer
Japanese name Ezo sika Deer
English nam Hokkaido Sika Deer
Scientific name Cervus nippon yesoensis
Taxonomy 鯨偶蹄目シカ科シカ属

Head-and-body length: 150-190 cm. Weight: 80-130 kg.

It inhabits the forest belt and is often seen from the ropeway in summer.

It is herbivorous and eats hardwood buds, skins and bamboo leaves during the snowy season.

Summer pur has a brownish white dot pattern, but when winter is come,  a white dot pattern is disappears.

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