The Whitetail Deer, Odocoileus virginianus , is the most widespread artiodactyl found in North America. Whitetail deer have good eyesight and acute hearing, but depend mainly on their sense of smell to detect danger. Males of the species, possess antlers which are shed from January to March and grow out again in April or May. Antlers are extensions of an animal's skull. Made from true bone and are single structure.
- This is one antler
- Antler Length 39.5cm (15.6in)
- Full Length 26.6cm (10.5in)