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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Enduring social relationships in a population of crab-eating zorros, Cerdocyon thous, in Amazonian Brazil (Carnivora, Canidae).
Con respecto a los mamiferos del suelo, aquellos que usaron en mayor proporcion el bosque fueron Cerdocyon thous, Eira barbara y Leopardus pardalis.
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.
El hallazgo de huevos del genero Ancylostoma (Figura 1B y Tabla 3), en los dos individuos Cerdocyon thous fue reportado en caninos silvestres en cautiverio por otros autores en Brasil (Figueiroa et al.
Currently, the Rabies virus in Brazil is maintained in populations of wild canids, especially the species Cerdocyon thous, 36 species of bats with distinct feeding habits and, in some limited regions of Northeast Brazil, common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus).
Geoffroyi, 1803), Leopardus tigrinus (Schreber, 1775), Nasua nasua (Linnaeus, 1766), Cerdocyon thous (Linnaeus, 1766), Eira barbara (Linnaeus, 1758), and Galictis cuja (Molina, 1782)), utilizando carnadas vivas y muertas.