Mouse Deer Give Birth, NZP

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Summary

A pair of mouse deer on loan from the Bronx Zoo give birth to what is believed to be the first mouse deer born at the National Zoological Park.

Subject

  • Bronx Zoo (New York Zoological Society)
  • National Zoological Park (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5, "The Torch," June 1988, p. 2.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

April 16, 1988

Topic

  • Animals
  • Firsts
  • Zoos
  • Chevrotains
  • Childbirth
  • Deer

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