Conepatus


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Related to Conepatus: hog-nosed skunk
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Noun1.Conepatus - a genus of MustelidaeConepatus - a genus of Mustelidae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Mustelidae, Mustelidae - weasels; polecats; ferrets; minks; fishers; otters; badgers; skunks; wolverines; martens
badger skunk, Conepatus leuconotus, hognosed skunk, hog-nosed skunk, rooter skunk - large naked-muzzled skunk with white back and tail; of southwestern North America and Mexico
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The wild species most killed were: Cerdocyon thous, Euphractus sexcinctus and Conepatus semistriatus; the domestic ones were: Canis familiaris and Felis catus (Table 2).
Las especies de talla mediana y grande estan representadas por especies con valor comercial como el pecari de collar (Dycotyles angulatus Cope, 1889) y el venado cola blanca (Odocoileus virginianus Zimmermann, 1780), y por carnivoros como el puma (Puma concolor Linnaeus 1771), el tigrillo (Leopardus pardalis Linnaeus 1758), el coyote (Canis latrans Say 1822), la zorra gris (Urocyon cinereoargenteus Schreber 1775), el tlacuache (Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792), algunas especies de zorrillos (Mephitis macroura Lichtenstein 1832; Conepatus leuconotus Lichtenstein, 1832; Spilogale putorius Linnaeus, 1758) y el tejon (Nasua narica Linnaeus, 1766) (Perez et al., 1994; Estrada Portillo, 2010).
Thus, the skunk specimen reported herein clearly is not associated with striped skunk, hog-nosed skunks (Conepatus), nor spotted skunks (Spilogale).
Among vegetation types, density differed significantly for Conepatus semistriatus (H = 16.471, P< 0.001), L.
Los participantes wichis tambien excluyeron al zorrino (Conepatus chinga) porque la especie no les es de interes y se encuentra en gran abundancia.
The most abundant species were Cavia aperea (10.4%), Conepatus chinga (9.5%), Didelphis albiventris (6.3%), Nothura maculosa (5.7%) and Salvator merianae (5.1%).