Erethizon


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Pelage of the porcupine, Erethizon dorsatum dorsatum.
El puerco espin del norte Erethizon dorsatum (tambien nombrado recientemente E.
Con este registro en la Sierra Juarez, se incrementa considerablemente el area de distribucion de la especie Erethizon dorsatun.
Distribution of the Porcupine Erethizon dorsatum in Mexico.
Key words: diet, Erethizon dorsatum, facultative specialist, generalist, herbivore, nutrition, Porcupine, selectivity
2005: The influence of thermal protection on winter den site selection by porcupines, Erethizon dorsatum, in second-growth conifer forests.
Cranial variation and asymmetry in southern populations of the porcupine, Erethizon dorsatum.
octopetala 4270 [+ or -] 70 UL-257 Erethizon faecal remains 7350 [+ or -] 70 TO-3508 Picea sp.
Pre-settlement Now Status Rodentia Erethizon dorsatum, American porcupine yes no native Carnivora Canis lupus, gray worlf yes no native Ursus americanus, black bear yes no native Martes pennanti, fisher yes no native Lautra canadensis, river otter yes no native Felis concolor, mountain lion yes no native Felis rufus, bobcat yes no native Artiodactyla Cervus canadensis, American elk yes no native Bos bison, American bison yes no native Native mammals present in pre- settlement time, extirpated by 1900, then reintroduced.
Sight records are verified for the porcupine, Erethizon dorsatum and for the coyote, Canis latrans reported by Goetze (1998), and for Taxidea taxus reported by Choate (1997).
Benton and Altmann, 1964; Jackson and DeFoliart, 1976) and has been collected from a large number of hosts, many of which are undoubtedly accidental: Didelphis, Sorex, Blarina, Glaucomys, Spermophilus, Tamias, Tamiasciurus, Sciurus, Sigmodon, Ondatra, Dipodomys, Perognathus, Neotoma, Onychomys, Reithrodontomys, Microtus, Clethrionomys, Synaptomys, Napaeozapus, Mus, Erethizon, and various carnivores (Morlan, 1955; Benton, 1980; Haddow et al.
Erethizon dorsatum epixanthum Brandt, 1835, porcupine.
Although Erethizon dorsatum is one of the most morphologically variable species of North American mammals, the few studies addressing this variation are mostly qualitative.
1)--the southwestern United States--in which Erethizon dorsatum has not been well studied and from which sufficient specimens were available.
meadow vole -- 6 8 Ondotra zibethicus, muskrat x -- -- Phenacomys intermedius, heather vole x -- -- Dipodidae (Zapodidae) Zapus princes, western jumping mouse x -- -- Erethizontidae Erethizon dorsatutn, porcupine x -- -- CARNIVORA Canidae Canis latrans, coyote x -- -- Urocyon cinereoargenteus, gray fox x -- -- Vulpes Vulpes, red fox x -- -- Ursidae Ursus americanus, black bear x -- -- U.