Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

American Elk
Accession number : 1995.1612
Scientific Name : Cervus elaphus
English Name : American Elk
French Name : Wapiti
Specimen Nature : head mount
Age or Developmental Stage : adult
Sex : male
Locality Description : Northwest Territories
Date Collected : before 1995

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American Elk or Wapiti - Its North-American name means

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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