Vulpes vulpes

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Noun1.Vulpes vulpes - the common Old World foxVulpes vulpes - the common Old World fox; having reddish-brown fur; commonly considered a single circumpolar species
fox - alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs
black fox - red fox in the color phase when its pelt is mostly black
silver fox - red fox in the color phase when its pelt is tipped with white
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Vulpes vulpes is the scientific name for which animal?
Key words: cytochrome b, D-loop, haplotype, mitochondrial DNA, northeastern Oregon, recolonization, Rocky Mountain Red Fox, Vulpes vulpes macroura
The red fox Vulpes vulpes (n = 471 photos), rarely occurs in close habitats in summer where wildcats usually occur.
Sexual dimorphism of cranial measurements in the red fox Vulpes vulpes (Canidae, Carnivora) from Czech Republic.
The effects of sex, age, season and habitat on diet of the red fox Vulpes vulpes in northeastern Poland.
The ecology of red foxes, Vulpes vulpes, in metropolitan Toronto, Ontario: disease management implications.
An analysis using Bristol's red foxes Vulpes vulpes as an example.
Interspecific competition and the geographical distribution of red and Arctic foxes Vulpes vulpes and Alopex lagopus.
The area has been subjected to extensive control of red foxes Vulpes vulpes since 1999 (Murray et al.
Numbers and distribution of several predator species in Scotland, including both pine marten Martes martes and red fox Vulpes vulpes, declined during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
In May 2012 all nesting on Palm Jebel Ali fronds ceased due to the presence of Arabian red foxes Vulpes vulpes arabica.
The fact is, if you happen to be on the lookout for something to hunt through today's rapidly urbanizing countryside, Homo sapiens has several advantages over Vulpes vulpes, Britain's common red fox.