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Related to Vulpes: genus Vulpes, foxes, Canidae, Vulpes zerda
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Noun1.Vulpes - foxesVulpes - foxes          
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Canidae, family Canidae - dogs; wolves; jackals; foxes
Vulpes vulpes, red fox - the common Old World fox; having reddish-brown fur; commonly considered a single circumpolar species
Vulpes fulva, red fox - New World fox; often considered the same species as the Old World fox
prairie fox, Vulpes velox, kit fox - small grey fox of the plains of western North America
kit fox, Vulpes macrotis - small grey fox of southwestern United States; may be a subspecies of Vulpes velox
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References in classic literature ?
"Oh yes, now I can do," said Tom; "it was tigris, vulpes , I'd forgotten: ut tigris, volupes; et Piscium ."
Also associated with these rolling grassland habitats are several carnivore species, including the federally endangered San Joaquin kit fox (Vulpes macrotis mutica--U.
Frequent monitoring also allowed scientists to identify predators, such as raptors, introduced red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), raccoons (Procyon lotor), and feral cats (Felis catus).
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the Afghan FOX, Vulpes canus [no relation to al-Qaida]
We then summarise the results obtained in Gropp, Vesala, and Vulpes (2002), which suggest that both indicators may have some usefulness in predicting bank fragility in the European Union (EU).
A remarkable study of the Siberian silver fox (Vulpes vulpes) reenacts how domestication may have taken place.
The colonization of urban and suburban habitats by red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) provides a novel sentinel species to monitor the spread of anthropogenic pollutants in densely populated human settlements.
The fish, Vorhisia vulpes, lived in a broad, shallow seaway that stretched from present-day Texas to the Arctic Ocean.
Oscillatory dependence of the moose density in the nucleus on the density of other trophic level mammals such as the mountain hare (Lepus timidus), red fox (Vulpes vulpes), wolf (Canis lupus), and pine marten (Martes martes) was also evident.
Though unique subspecies can be found in particular regions, all red foxes belong to a single species, Vulpes vulpes.