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Raccoon - Wikipedia


The raccoon sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon, North American raccoon, northern raccoon and colloquially as coon, is a ...

Raccoons, Raccoon Pictures, Raccoon Facts - National Geographic


Raccoons in the northern parts of their range gorge themselves in spring and summer to store up body fat. They then spend much of the winter asleep in a den.

Procyon lotor (Northern Raccoon) - IUCN Red List


Range Description: Originally a North and Central American species, occurring from the Canadian prairies southwards across the United States of America ...

Northern raccoon videos, photos and facts - Procyon lotor | ARKive


Learn more about the Northern raccoon - with amazing Northern raccoon videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

ADW: Procyon lotor: INFORMATION


Raccoons are found across southern Canada, throughout most of the United States, and into northern South America. They have been introduced to parts of ...

Raccoon Nation | Raccoon Fact Sheet | Nature | PBS


Feb 7, 2012 ... Life span: In the wild, a raccoon has a life expectancy of about 2 to 3 ... Barns have aided their northern migration, offering refuge from cold ...

ITIS Standard Report Page: Procyon lotor


Genus, Procyon Storr, 1780 – raccoons. Species, Procyon lotor (Linnaeus, 1758) – Raccoon, northern raccoon, Mapache común, common raccoon, raton laveur.

Facts about Raccoons | Raccoon Facts | Havahart®


Raccoons are highly intelligent and curious creatures, but they can also be a nuisance to any homeowner. These nocturnal mammals can destroy gardens, ...

WEC-34/UW033: Northern Raccoon - EDIS - University of Florida


Biology. The northern raccoon, Procyon lotor, is the species in North and Central America, and the related crab-eating raccoon, Procyon cancrivorus, occurs ...

Raccoon - New World Encyclopedia


Jun 17, 2015 ... Procyon lotor is the most familiar species and is known as the "common racoon," the North American raccoon, the northern raccoon, or even ...