Vulpes velox


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Related to Vulpes velox: Vulpes macrotis
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Noun1.Vulpes velox - small grey fox of the plains of western North AmericaVulpes velox - small grey fox of the plains of western North America
fox - alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs
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grids stations camera-nights Badger Taxidea taxus 27 46 51 Coyote Canis latrans 50 164 207 Raccoon Procyon lotor 12 28 46 Striped Skunk Mephitis mephitis 24 52 89 Swift Fox Vulpes velox 45 149 280 TABLE 2--Model selection results for swift fox occupancy on 52 grids surveyed in eastern Colorado, August-October 2011.
The swift fox, Vulpes velox, inhabits grasslands in the plains region of North America east of the Rocky Mountains, and, in New Mexico, they occur east of the Pecos River in short grass prairie habitats (Findley et al.