Natural mortality patterns in a population of southern argentina huemul(HIppocamelus bisulcus), an endangered andean cervid

The huemul(Hippocamelus bisulcus), an endangered deer living in the Andes of southern South America, numbers 600–700 in Argentina, from at least 63 fragmented subpopulations. Very limited information exists on most populations, but there are indications that the distribution and population sizes continue to diminish, possibly through reduced reproductive… (More)