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Synonyms for gray fox

dark grey American fox

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We trapped for gray foxes, coyotes, and bobcats during 3 field seasons: 30 November 2005-18 March 2006, 5 June-4 August 2006, and 9 October 2006-28 February 2007.
MATERIALS AND METHODS--We studied a population of gray foxes living within the Simi Hills portion of Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area in Ventura and Los Angeles counties, which is adjacent to the metropolitan region of Los Angeles, California.
gray foxes, woodrats, mice) in montane environments, just as selection is thought to favor behaviors that reduce exposure to visually-oriented, diurnal predators in other ecosystems (Weatherhead and Blouin-Demers 2004).
But gray foxes don't usually live in thick forests.
Further PCR screening of 19 tissue samples, including spleen, lung, liver, lymph node, and muscle from 9 other gray foxes with similar gait abnormalities and chronic muscle lesions, collected in 2008 (n = 2) and 2010 (n = 7) were negative by the same GFADV PCR.
For example, in 1 study in Illinois, coyotes (Canis latrans) and foxes (red foxes, Vulpes vulpes and gray foxes, Urocyon cinereoargenteus) were rarely detected, and bobcats (Felis rufus) were not detected by sooted track plates although they were commonly seen (e.
I used restriction-fragment-length polymorphisms (RFLP) to identify amplified fragments to species in a two-step process designed to distinguish DNA from cougars, coyotes, bobcats, and gray foxes (Bidlack et al.
Ri]) calculated for raccoons, ringtails, opossums, skunks, and gray foxes as the number of individuals encountered per kilometer on each survey route and averaged across all survey routes in the region as
clarridgeiae-like organism, has also been isolated from rural domestic dogs and gray foxes (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) from northern California (4,5).
Preliminary analyses for gray foxes and skunks, for which we had adequate samples, did not reveal any effect of visual lures on rate of visitation; therefore, we pooled our data across type of lures for subsequent analyses.
Other carnivore species affected by CDV include gray foxes (Urocyon cinereoargenteus; Nicholson and Hill 1984) and coyotes (Canis latrans; Bekoff and Gese 2003).
Mountain lions, bobcats, gray foxes and possibly black bears could live on this property as well.
Conversely, recent collections of gray foxes from Andrews and Midland counties, Texas (Choate et al.
During 1988-1994, a total of 283 gray foxes (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) and 241 other domestic and wild animals in west-central Texas were confirmed positive for a unique rabies variant typically found in gray foxes (17).
Capillaria aerophila, which was prevalent in coyotes throughout the state, is a fairly common nematode in canids and was reported from 6% of dogs, 31% of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), and 11% of gray foxes (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) in previous Illinois studies (Levine and Ivens, 1965; Dyer, 1984a).