Animal Pest Alert – Rusa Deer

The Rusa Deer (Cervus timorensis) is also known as the Timor Deer, Sunda Sambar, Javan Rusa and Moluccan Rusa Deer. It is not native to Australia, but has established populations here as well as in other countries. The Rusa Deer has significant potential to spread further in Australia and become a pest.

Contains information on identification, distribution, pest potential and risk management.

Author Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia
Date null
Year 2009
Publisher Government of Western Australia
Department Department of Agriculture and Food
Pages 4
Notes Notes
Region Australia - national


Rusa deer: pest animal alert