Formosan sambar deer

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Formosan sambar
The deer of all lands (1898) Formosan sambar in Woburn Abbey.png
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Artiodactyla
Family: Cervidae
Subfamily: Cervinae
Genus: Rusa
Species: R. unicolor
Subspecies: R. u. swinhoei
Trinomial name
Rusa unicolor swinhoei

The Formosan sambar is a subspecies of sambar found in Taiwan. It is the largest native herbivore there. Its fur color changes with season to provide camouflage. It is yellowish brown in the summer and dark brown in the winter.