Megaloceros

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Product Code: EV model 003

Product Name: Megaloceros

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WHEN MEGALOCEROS LIVED

Giant deer lived during the period Pleistocene (1.5million years to 2500 years ago). The earliest deer appeared during the late Oligocene Epoch, roughly 35 million years ago. It was the biggest deer ever lived , it was over 10 feet (3m) tall.

ANATOMY

Megaloceros is the prehistoric Irish elk (more closely related to the fallow deer than the elk) and had enormous antlers 11 feet (3.3m) across (the largest of any deer). These antlers were shed yearly Large herds of these mammals lived in what is now Europe and Western Asia.