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me·phi·tis

(mə-fī′tĭs)
n.
1. An offensive smell; a stench.
2. A poisonous or foul-smelling gas emitted from the earth.
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Activity patterns of two sympatric species of skunks (Mephitis mephitis and Spilogale gracilis) in Texas.
Total de Fotografias Mammalia Didelphidae Didelphis virginiana 20 Mephitidae Mephitis macroura 1 Procyonidae Nasua narica 9 Procyon lotor 1 Cervidae Mazama temama 74 Odocoileus virginianus 43 Tayassuidae Dicotyles angulatus 17 Cuniculidae Cuniculus paca 80 Leporidae Sylvilagus floridanus 26 Aves Cracidae Crax rubra 222 Penelope purpurascens 4 Clase Familia IAR Total Patrones de Actividad Mammalia Didelphidae 2.
dagger]) Tamiasciurus hudsonicus, Marmota monax and Mephitis mephitis, Spilogale putorills, Vulpes sp.
Mammalian predators (Mustela erminea, Blarina brevicauda, Procyon lotor, and Mephitis mephitis) were removed from control and removal grids whenever caught.
and skunk (Mephitis mephitis, Spilogale gracilis); but we did not detect Wolverine (Gulo gulo), Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis), Fisher (Martes pennanti), or Gray Wolf (Canis lupus).
Allen, 1864) Rhogeessa gracilis MA EM Miller, 1897 CARNIVORA FELIDAE Lynx rufus NA (Schreber, 1777) Puma concolor AM (Linnaeus, 1771) CANIDAE Canis latrans NA Say, 1823 Urocyon AM cinereoargenteus (Schreber, 1775) MUSTELIDAE Mustela frenata AM Lichtenstein, 1831 MEPHITIDAE Conepatus leuconotus NA (Lichtenstein, 1832) Mephitis macroura AM Lichtenstein, 1832 Spilogale AM angustifrons Howell, 1902 PROCYONIDAE Bassariscus astutus NA (Lichtenstein, 1830) Nasua narica AM (Linnaeus, 1766) Procyon lotor AM (Linnaeus, 1758) ARTIODACTYLA TAYASSUIDAE Pecari tajacu AM (Linnaeus, 1758) CERVIDAE Odocoileus AM virginianus (Zimmermann, 1780) NOM-059 Medio de registro DIDELPHIMORPHIA DIDELPHIDAE Didelphis virginiana lit/obs/foto Kerr, 1972 Tlacuatzin canescens DVSLP (J.
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
Host species tested for Babesia microti reservoir competence, southeastern New York, USA, 2008-2010 * Host species Common name Mammals Blarina brevicauda Northern short-tailed shrew Didelphis virginiana Virginia opossum Glaucomys volans Northern flying squirrel Mephitis mephitis Striped skunk Peromyscus leucopus White-footed mouse Procyon lotor Raccoon Sciurus carolinensis Eastern gray squirrel Sorex cinereus Masked shrew Tamias striatus Eastern chipmunk Tamiasciurus hudsonicus Eastern red squirrel Birds Catharus fuscescens Veery Dumetella carolinensis Gray catbird Hylocichla mustelina Wood thrush Turdus migratorius American robin No.
2009), uso de vertebrados terrestres por Huaves y Zapotecas (Vargas 2001), distribucion y densidad de tres especies de zorrillos: Mephitis macroura, Conepatus leuconotus y Spilogale gracilis (Lorenzo et al.
Cuvier 37 Mamifero Orthogeomys hispidus yucatanensis Nelson y Goldman 38 Mamifero Sigmodon hispidus Say and Ord 39 Mamifero Dasyprocta punctata Gray 40 Mamifero Mazama americana Erxleben 41 Mamifero Tapirus bairdii Gill 42 Mamifero Urocyon cinereoargenteus Schreber 43 Mamifero Tayassu pecari Link 44 Mamifero Odocoileus virginianus Zimmerman 45 Mamifero Leopardus pardalis Linnaeus 46 Mamifero Alouatta palliata Gray 47 Mamifero Mephitis macroura Lichtenstein TOTAL Num Clasificacion San San Jose % Andres % 1 Ave 6.
Where Bixler & Gittleman (2000) found no relationship between home-range size and habitat conditions for omnivorous striped skunks Mephitis mephitis, which likely viewed their site as having a uniform distribution of resources, active prairie dog burrows are heterogeneously distributed within colonies (Jachowski et al.