Elk Cervus elaphus Linnaeus, 1758Extirpated  
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Mammalia   >   Order Artiodactyla   >   Family Cervidae   >   Genus Cervus   

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Unfortunately, Elk have been extirpated in Maryland for over 200 years. Some nearby states have experimented with reintroduction programs.

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A bull Elk in Jasper Co., Iowa (3/4/2012). Photo by Aaron Brees. (MBP list)


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