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The Schomburgk's deer (Rucervus schomburgki) was a species of deer native to central Thailand which became extinct in 1938.

Sightings and discoveries

February 1991

Agronomist Laurent Chazée found a set of antlers sourced from a male Schomburgk's deer in a Laotian medicine shop. The owner said that the stag that the antlers belonged to was killed a year prior in a nearby district.[1]

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 Gerard B. Schroering, “Swamp Deer Resurfaces,” Wildlife Conservation, December 1995, p. 22.
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