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skunk

A regional slang term for:
(1) Marijuana, see there.
(2) Heroin, see there.
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Of course, when humans irritate skunks, skunks demonstrate their Mephitidae moniker.
Hasta el momento, en Colombia se han registrado siete familias (Canidae, Felidae, Mephitidae, Mustelidae, Otariidae, Procyonidae y Ursidae) y 33 especies del orden Carnivora (Suarez-Castro & Ramirez-Chaves, 2015).
Skunks are a beautiful member of the Mephitidae family, which also include that wonderful creature known as the stink badger, and are cousins to the weasel.
Cuvier, 1798) Mustelidae Lontra longicaudis (Olfers, 1818) A2, A3 DF, DI, MA Galictis cuja (Molina, 1782) A3 DI, MA Mephitidae Conepatus chinga (Molina, 1782) A1, A2, A3 DI, MA Felidae Leopardus geoffroyi A3 MA (d'Orbigny & Gervais, 1844) Rodentia Caviidae Hydrochaerus hydrochaeris A3 DI, MA (Linnaeus, 1766) Myocastoridae Myocastor coypus (Molina, 1782) A1, A3 DF, DI, MA Taxa Type of records Didelphimorphia Didelphidae Didelphis albiventris Lund, 1840 FO Lutreolina crassicaudata FO (Desmarest, 1804) Cingulata Dasypodidae Dasypus hybridus (Desmarest, 1804) FO, BU Dasypus novemcinctus Linnaeus, 1758 FO, BU, SI Euphractus sexcinctus FO, BU (Linnaeus, 1758) Lagomorpha Leporidae Lepus europaeus (Pallas 1778) FO, FE, SI Carnivora Canidae Lycalopexgymnocercus FO (G.
Fisher, 1814) CT, FP, V Chrysocyon brachyurus (Illiger, 1815) FC, CT, FP Mustelidae Lontra longicaudis (Olfers, 1818) FP Mephitidae Conepatus chinga (Molina, 1782) CT, V Procyonidae Procyon cancrivorus (G.
Mephitidae.--Striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis) have been rarely observed in the area, mostly dead on the road or indirectly by odor.
But taxonomists now place them in their own family, Mephitidae, a name based on the Latin word for noxious stench.
Order Family Taxon Primates Cercopithecidae Macuca fascicularis Pholidota Manidae Manis culionensis Carnivora Felidae Prionailurus bengalensis Mustelidae Amblonyx cinereus Mephitidae Mydaus marchei Herpestidae Herpestes brachyurus Viverridae Paradoxurus hermaphroditus Arctictis binturong Artiodactyla Cervidae Axis/Cervus spp.
Prey species Frequency Frequency Relative Relative (%) of biomass number of occurrence consumed individuals (%) (%) consumed (%) >15 kg Odocoileus 67 74 72 45 virginianus Bos taurus (a) 16 12 20 4 Pecari tajacu 6 3 2 4 Canis latrans 1 0 0 0 Equus asinus 1 0 0 0 <15 kg Mephitidae 1 0 0 0 Birds (Catharidae, 1 0 0 0 Melleagris gallopavo, Corvus spp.) Nasua narica 2 0 0 0 Lagomorph 1 3 (b) 1 20 (Sylvilagus spp., Lepus spp.) Tortoise (Gopherus 0 6 4 17 agassizii) Squirrel 0 2 1 10 (Otospermophilus variegatus) Scavenge sites 4 -- -- -- (cow or deer carcass) (a) Bos taurus was identified as calf at all kill sites but age could not be established through scat analysis.
We obtained a total of 341 photographic records of 17 medium- and large-sized mammal species belonging to seven orders and 11 families: Artiodactyla (Cervidae), Carnivora (Canidae, Procyonidae, Mephitidae and Felidae), Cingulata (Dasypodidae), Didelphimorphia (Didelphidae), Lagomorpha (Leporidae), Pilosa (Myrmecophagidae) and Rodentia (Caviidae and Cuniculidae) (Paglia et al., 2012).
Mephitidae (skunks).--We saw a striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) walk across the field near where we had found the red fox den, but skunks are not common at Willow Slough.