Sangiran Fauna in the Last 2,4 Million Years (Rusa Sambar/ cervus axis lydekkeri)


Another ancient deer is Cervus (Axis) Idekkeri. It has medium size with the height reaches 89 -97 cm, the Brown skin with White dots. Their habitat is open forest with prairie and bush, but the deer has wider area and often exceeding his own area. The main food is leaves and fruits. Many fossils of this animal are found in Sangiran. And part of bodies which are commonly found are ranggah/horns, teeth, and some of legs. (Pipit Puji Lestari, Marlia Yulianti Rosyidah, Febri Wijanarko, Iwan SB) Plese click here