Accepted scientific name:
Procyon lotor (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name) 7 literature references for Procyon lotor (Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms: -
Infraspecific taxon: Procyon lotor auspicatus Nelson, 1930
Procyon lotor elucus Bangs, 1898
Procyon lotor excelsus Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Procyon lotor fuscipes Mearns, 1914
Procyon lotor gloveralleni Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Procyon lotor grinnelli Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Procyon lotor hernandezii Wagler, 1831
Procyon lotor hirtus Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Procyon lotor incautus Nelson, 1930
Procyon lotor inesperatus Nelson, 1930
Procyon lotor insularis Merriam, 1898
Procyon lotor litoreus Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Procyon lotor lotor (Linnaeus, 1758)
Procyon lotor marinus Nelson, 1930
Procyon lotor maynardi Bangs, 1898
Procyon lotor megalodous Lowery, 1943
Procyon lotor pacificus Merriam, 1899
Procyon lotor pallidus Merriam, 1900
Procyon lotor psora Gray, 1842
Procyon lotor pumilus Miller, 1911
Procyon lotor simus Gidley, 1906
Procyon lotor vancouverensis Nelson and Goldman, 1930
Common names:
Common name Language Country
common raccoon English - Click here to show the literature
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northern raccoon English - Click here to show the literature
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Raccoon English - Click here to show the literature
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raton laveur French - Click here to show the literature
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Mapache comĂșn Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Carnivora
Family Procyonidae
Genus Procyon
Distribution: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); Middle America; North America; South America
Additional data: -
Source database: ITIS, Sep 2009
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Wozencraft W.C., 15-Aug-2007
Online resource: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=180575
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1da8e3e-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201