Mephitis mephitis


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most common and widespread North American skunk

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Trap success of striped skunks, Mephitis mephitis, is influenced by variables such as year, month, weather, and sex of the animal.
The influence of close-range radio-tracking on the behavior of free-ranging striped skunks, Mephitis mephitis.
4 Restored Total Species A B C restored Blarina brevicauda 3 5 0 8 Didelphis virginiana 3 1 0 4 Marmota monax 0 0 0 0 Mephitis mephitis 1 0 4 5 Microtus pennsylvanicus 81 41 49 171 Mustela frenata 0 1 0 1 Neovison vison 0 2 0 2 Peromyscus leucopus 3 0 0 3 Procyon lotor 0 0 0 0 Total Captures 91 50 53 194 Reference Total Species A B C reference Blarina brevicauda 10 0 2 12 Didelphis virginiana 0 0 1 1 Marmota monax 1 0 0 1 Mephitis mephitis 0 0 0 0 Microtus pennsylvanicus 29 37 15 81 Mustela frenata 1 0 0 1 Neovison vison 0 0 0 0 Peromyscus leucopus 4 0 2 6 Procyon lotor 0 1 1 2 Total Captures 45 38 21 104 TABLE 3.
During the fall and winter of 2000-2001, raccoons Procyon lotor, Virginia opossums Didelphis virginiana, and striped skunks Mephitis mephitis were live-trapped on an 8 X 8 grid (traps spaced at 230 m intervals) at the Ames Plantation in Fayette and Hardeman counties in western Tennessee.
Field anesthesia of striped skunks, Mephitis mephitis, using halothane.
gray foxes Urocyon cinereoargenteus, striped skunks Mephitis mephitis, raccoons Procyon lotor, and feral cats; Crooks and Soule, 1999).
Mephitis mephitis varians Gray, 1837, striped skunk.
Up to 11 species of mammalian carnivores occur in forested ecosystems of Grand Canyon National Park: cougar Puma concolor, American black bear Ursus americanus, coyote Canis latrans, bobcat Lynx rufus, gray fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus, American badger Taxidea taxus, raccoon Procyon lotor, striped skunk Mephitis mephitis, western spotted skunk Spilogale gracilis, ringtail Bassariscus astutus, and long-tailed weasel Mustela frenata.
I present estimates of polymorphism and heterozygosity in the striped skunk, Mephitis mephitis, an abundant species throughout North America.
The western spotted skunk Spilogale gracilis and the striped skunk Mephitis mephitis occur sympatrically throughout much of western North America (Rosatte and Lariviere, 2003).
A directional loop antenna, mounted to a vehicle roof-top and rotated from within, was used to track striped skunks, Mephitis mephitis (Verts, 1963).