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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

johngcramer

Date

April 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

swanroger

Date

April 14, 2014 10:46 AM EDT

Description

Four days old, hit in hind.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

loarie

Date

April 6, 2014 11:15 AM PDT

Description

raccoon or nutria?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

nicetim

Date

April 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

alancrowe

Date

April 7, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

mperdicas

Date

March 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

mperdicas

Date

March 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

bouteloua

Date

April 9, 2014 12:10 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

mperdicas

Date

March 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

mperdicas

Date

March 31, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

bouteloua

Date

April 7, 2014 05:17 PM CDT

Description

Roadkill

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Description from Wikipedia

Procyon is a genus of nocturnal mammals, comprising three species commonly known as raccoons, in the family Procyonidae. The most familiar species, the common raccoon (P. lotor), is often known simply as "the" raccoon, as the two other raccoon species in the genus are native only to the tropics and less well known. Genetic studies have shown that the closest relatives of raccoons are the ring-tailed cats and cacomistles of genus Bassariscus, from which they diverged...

No range data available.