Procyon lotor

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Noun1.Procyon lotor - North American raccoonProcyon lotor - North American raccoon    
racoon, raccoon - an omnivorous nocturnal mammal native to North America and Central America
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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
Procyon lotor 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 [16], Accession Number: AB291073, Identities = 405/460 (88.
Demographics, diet, movements, and survival of an isolated, unmanaged raccoon Procyon lotor (Procyonidae, Carnivora) population on the outer banks of North Carolina.
Procyon lotor 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.