Canis latrans


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Synonyms for Canis latrans

small wolf native to western North America

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Historical and present distribution of coyote (Canis latrans) in Mexico and Central America.
Moose (Alces alces) predation by eastern coyotes (Canis latrans) and eastern coyote x eastern wolf (Canis latrans x Canis lycaon) hybrids.
Familia Especie Nombre comun Canidae Canis latrans Say, 1822 Coyote Urocyon cinereoargenteus Zorra gris Schreber, 1775 Cervidae Odocoileus virginianus Venado cola Zimmermann, 1780 blanca Dasypodidae Dasypus novemcinctus Linnaeus, Armadillo 1758 Didelphidae Didelphis virginiana Kerr, 1792 Tlacuache Felidae Herpailurus yagouaroundi E.
The Latin name is Canis latrans, and there are actually 19 subspecies identified.
Banked blood samples collected from white-tailed deer, raccoon, and (occasionally) moose (Alces alces) and coyote (Canis latrans) during 2009-2014 were analyzed by plaque-reduction neutralization test for HRTV neutralizing antibodies by using African green monkey kidney (Vero) cell culture.
Efforts to increase the extent of the sandy surface area and reduce vegetation cover significantly decreased the threat of coyote (Canis latrans) predation by making it more difficult for coyotes to locate and raid individual plover nests.
We detected ([greater than or equal to] 1 image) Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) at 9 ground stations, of which 4 also detected Coyote (Canis latrans).
An understanding of such community dynamics can assist landowners in efforts to decrease feral pig (Sus scrofa) and coyote (Canis latrans) populations and increase the health and fitness of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus).
meles and the coyote Canis latrans, followed by the red fox Vulpes vulpes, and the river otter Lutra lutra, the lion Panthera leo, the wolf Canis lupus, the leopard Panthera pardus, and the puma (Table 3).
Three sympatric mesocarnivore species associated with forest cover in southern Illinois are the gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus), coyote (Canis latrans), and bobcat (Lynx rufus), and wildlife biologists have expended many resources monitoring their populations during the past 20 years (e.g., Nielsen and Woolf 2002a,b).
When European settlers first came to North America in the late 1500s to early 1600s, they found the coyote (Canis latrans) on the plains, grasslands, and deserts of the central and western parts of the continent.
The beaver Castor canadensis, muskrat Ondatra zibethicus, white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus, and coyote Canis latrans are other species that are common at Goose Pond.