crab-eating fox

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Noun1.crab-eating fox - wild dog of northern South America
wild dog - any of various undomesticated mammals of the family Canidae that are thought to resemble domestic dogs as distinguished from jackals or wolves
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Using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, antibodies against saliva of Lutzomyia longipalpis Lutz & Neva, the vector for Leishmania chagasi Cunha & Chagas were detected in foxes, Cerdocyon thous Linn in Brazil which helped to establish the sylvatic cycle of the parasite (8).
In Brazil, there are six species: Speothos venaticus, Chrysocyon brachyurus, Cerdocyon thous, Atelocynus microtis, Lycalopex vetulus and Pseudalopex gymnocercus.
20 0 1 0 0 0 Didelphis albiventris 2 0 0 0 0 0 Euphractus sexcinctus 5 0 0 0 0 0 Tamandua tetradactila 5 0 0 0 0 0 Cerdocyon thous 4 0 0 0 0 0 Total 344 5 32 41 4 2 Total No.