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raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides)
Subject: raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides)
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Tanuki climbing a tree.jpg
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raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides)

Tanuki climbing a tree.
Date 11 July 2007, 08:21
Source tanuki climbing a tree
Author Emily from St. Louis, MO, USA

The raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), also known as the mangut or tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia. It is the only extant species in the genus Nyctereutes. It is considered a basal canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family.

Scientific Name: Nyctereutes procyonoides (Gray, 1834)
Common Names: Raccoon Dog, Asiatic Raccoon; [French] Chien viverrin; [Spanish] Perro Mapache
Canis procyonoides Gray, 1834
Canis viverrinus Temminck, 1838

Nyctereutes procyonoides procyonoides
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