Kleiner Malaiischer Kantschil Tragulus javanicus (Osbeck, 1765)


English: Lesser Mouse Deer; French: Petit Tragule de Malaisie; Bahasa Java: Kancil; Bahasa Sunda: Peucang; Burmese: Yun; Sundanese: Kanoil; Thai: Krachong, lek.

Former distribution: As now.
Present distribution: From Tenasserim in Burma to Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Kampuchea, Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra and Java with adjoining islands.
Behaviour: See Hirschferkel
Population status: Stable.
Brief notes:
Body weight: 2-3 kg
Head and body length: 45-50 cm
Tail length: 6-8 cm
Shoulder height: 20 cm
Gestation period: Probably 5 months
Maximum age: No records
Trophy: Upper canines: no records.
Hunting methods: By natives with dogs and nets.