Rangifer arcticus

Definitions of Rangifer arcticus

n of tundra of northern Canada; in some classifications included in the species Rangifer tarandus

barren ground caribou
Type of:
Greenland caribou, Rangifer tarandus, caribou, reindeer
Arctic deer with large antlers in both sexes; called `reindeer' in Eurasia and `caribou' in North America

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