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]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Gerard B. Schroering, “Swamp Deer Resurfaces,” Wildlife Conservation, December 1995, p. 22.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.