Ozotoceros bezoarticus is herbivorous, but its exact diet is unknown. It seems that the pampas deer selects new green growth, although shrubs also are browsed and seed-heads of grasses consumed (Jackson 1987).
This article is unpublished.
Appears under "Trophic Strategy"
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Guillermo D'Elia, University of Michigan
D'Elia, G. 1999. "Ozotoceros bezoarticus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Ozotoceros_bezoarticus.html
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