Wapiti

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A male Wapiti (or bull) in Fiordland.

This wapiti bull is in typical Fiordland habitat. Wapiti in Fiordland have hybridised with red deer so their appearance can vary, with different individuals exhibiting more red deer features and others exhibiting more wapiti features (see other photos).

Photograph: Fiordland Wapiti Foundation