Odocoileus hemionus (Mule deer)

2n = 70
  • T. C. Hsu
  • Kurt Benirschke


The largest pair of autosomes possesses very delicate satellites at the ends of the long arms, not visible in the reproductions.


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  1. Wurster, D.H. and Benirschke, K.: Chromosome studies in some deer, the springbok, and the pronghorn, with notes on placentation in deer. Cytologia, in press.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. C. Hsu
    • 1
  • Kurt Benirschke
    • 2
  1. 1.Section of Cytology, Department of BiologyThe University of Texas M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor InstituteHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyDartmouth Medical SchoolHanoverUSA

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