Bassariscus astutus


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Noun1.Bassariscus astutus - raccoon-like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white ringsBassariscus astutus - raccoon-like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white rings
procyonid - plantigrade carnivorous mammals
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Habitos alimentarios del cacomixtle Bassariscus astutus (Carnivora: Procyonidae) en un matorral xerofilo de Hidalgo, Mexico.
Familia Procyonidae Bassariscus astutus (Lichtenstein, 1830) Cacomixtle
Asimismo, Sainos (2007) tambien documenta que el cacomixtle Bassariscus astutus tambien consume los frutos.
The cave is occasionally used today by Ursus americanus (black bear; Ursidae; skeletal remains were recovered from elsewhere in the cave) as well as Bassariscus astutus (ringtail; Procyonidae).
Key words: Bassariscus astutus, California, Mephitis mephitis, Ringtail, scavenging, Stripped Skunk