Web Results
The Raccoon is a member of the family Procyonidae.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Procyonidae Genus: Procyon
The raccoon family includes 18 species in 6 genera.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raccoon

The raccoon sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon, North American raccoon, northern raccoon and colloquially as coon, is a medium -sized mammal native to North America. The raccoon is the largest of the procyonid family, having a body length of 40 ..... At the beginning of winter, a raccoon can weigh twice as much as in spring ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Procyonidae

Procyonidae is a New World family of the order Carnivora. It includes the raccoons, coatis, ... While they do have carnassial teeth, these are poorly developed in most species, especially the raccoons. ... Procyonid fossils once believed to belong to the genus Bassariscus, which includes the modern ringtail and cacomistle, ...

animals.mom.me/family-raccoons-in-1847.html

Raccoons are part of a totally different family, after all. ... the animals within the family Procyonidae are different, as members of the same unit, they do also share  ...

getraccoonsout.com/raccoon-species

Apr 11, 2016 ... Understanding the raccoon species can help you deal with them correctly. ... Squirrels are in the order rodentia while raccoons belong to the ...

www.bigrunwolfranch.org/raccoon.html

The northern raccoon belongs to a large group of related mammals known as the Procyonidae ... Other animals in this family are the coati and ringtail (both living in the ... The raccoon eats almost anything it can fit in its mouth: insects, worms, ...

mentalfloss.com/article/27862/rodent-or-not-rodent

May 31, 2011 ... Most moles belong to the order Soricomorpha. ... However, the quills do detach from the porcupine easily, so a dog that messes with a ... Raccoons are members of the Procyonid family, which also includes ringtail cats, coatis ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/r/raccoon

Learn about the wily raccoon, a trash-diving nocturnal omnivore whose taste ... Bandit-masked raccoons are a familiar sight just about everywhere, because they will eat ... There are several other species of raccoons, in addition to the familiar ...

a-z-animals.com/animals/raccoon

Jan 9, 2017 ... The underneath of the feet of the raccoon are bare-soled and flat which makes the ... The animal group that the species belongs to ... A fully grown raccoon can weigh up to 10kg and can live for up to 20 years in captivity. ... However, more southernly raccoon species have been known to mate later with the ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/raccoon-nation-raccoon-fact-sheet/7553

Feb 7, 2012 ... The species has grayish brown fur, almost 90% of which is dense underfur to ... Geography: The raccoon is native to North America and can be ...