Types of deer found in Wilpattu National Park
When we search about the types of deer found in Wilpattu National Park there are few deer types that comes in to the limelight. They are the Mouse Deer, Samber Deer, Spotted deer and the Barking Deer. All the deer that found within the National Parks of Sri Lanka belongs to the family of ungulates. Ungulates are the animals with hooves. There are four species of true deer in Sri Lanka they are the Sambur (Cervus unicolor), Spotted deer (Axis-axis), Barking Deer(Muntiacus muntiacus) and the Hog Deer( Axis pornicus) other than that there is mouse deer that looks like a small deer but it is not a member of the deer family.