CURLED up in a tight ball meet this rare Procyon lotor
- that's a raccoon to you and me.
Key words: Didelphis virginiana, Procyon lotor
, Mephitis mephitis, Dermacentor variabilis, Didelphilichus serrifer, Pulex simulans, Euhoplopsyllus glacialis affins, Neotrichodectes mephiditis, ectoparasites, Nebraska
is a North American carnivore whose range extends throughout most areas of the continent (Lotze and Anderson 1979).
Morphologic variation in the raccoon, Procyon lotor
, and its relationship to genic and environmental variation.
Gastrointestinal helminths of the raccoon, Procyon lotor
, in southern Illinois.
5- Procyon cancrivorus--GB: Procyon lotor
, Accession Number: AB291073, Identities = 405/460 (88.
fontinella larva was found infesting the raccoon, Procyon lotor
The latter half of its scientific name, Procyon lotor
, means "washer.
Demographics, diet, movements, and survival of an isolated, unmanaged raccoon Procyon lotor
(Procyonidae, Carnivora) population on the outer banks of North Carolina.
is a long-lived and highly mobile species (Haugen, 1954; Gittleman, 1986; Nowak, 1991) and is among the largest of the carnivores that can be recaptured routinely enough for robust monitoring (Gehrt and Fritzell, 1996).
Key words: Procyon lotor
, Didelphis virginiana, Mephitis mephitis, Arthrocephalus lotoris, Baylisascaris procyonis, Capillaria plica, Mesocestoides, Oochoristica, Physaloptera maxillaris, Physaloptera turgida, Plagiorchis elegans, Plagiorhynchus cylindraceus, helminth parasites, Nebraska
The raccoon Procyon lotor
, a mid-sized, omnivorous and highly opportunistic Carnivora is an excellent model species for understanding spatial dynamics and the ontogeny of social structure in meso-carnivores (Gaines et al.