Conepatus leuconotus


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Related to Conepatus leuconotus: hog-nosed skunk
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Noun1.Conepatus leuconotus - large naked-muzzled skunk with white back and tailConepatus leuconotus - large naked-muzzled skunk with white back and tail; of southwestern North America and Mexico
polecat, wood pussy, skunk - American musteline mammal typically ejecting an intensely malodorous fluid when startled; in some classifications put in a separate subfamily Mephitinae
Conepatus, genus Conepatus - a genus of Mustelidae
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Ferguson, Texas Tech University, for his paper entitled "Skunks at the crossroads: assessing the interplay between environmental, morphological, and genetic variation in the American hog-nosed skunk Conepatus leuconotus.
Ferguson, Texas Tech University, por su ponencia titulada "Zorrillos en la encrucijada: evaluacion de la interaccion entre el medio ambiente, variaciones morfologicas, y geneticas en el zorrillo Conepatus leuconotus.