Red brocket deer are selective browsers and prefer to feed on fruit. When fruit is not available, leaves are the primary food source. During the wet season, fungimake up a large part of the diet.
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Sharon Jansa, University of Minnesota
Jansa, S. 1999. "Mazama americana" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Mazama_americana.html
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