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    • Procyon lotor
    • Procyon gloveralleni
    • Procyon insularis
    • Procyon maynardi
    • Procyon minor
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    • northern raccoon
    • Common Raccoon
    • Raccoon
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    • raton laveur
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Recent observations

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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chrishyde

Date

July 21, 2014 07:51 AM CDT

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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pinkpimpernel

Date

July 22, 2014 08:55 PM EDT

Description

Claque & quail hollow

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eastern raccoon Procyon lotor ssp. lotor

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james5

Date

July 22, 2014

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derekbromantpwd

Date

July 22, 2014 10:34 AM CDT

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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texasblonde

Date

July 21, 2014 11:07 PM MDT

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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jaykeller

Date

July 10, 2014 10:51 AM PDT

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 12, 2014 10:40 AM PDT

Description

raccoon tracks have 5 toes; this tracker teacher Richard Vacha pointed out a lot of great techniques for separating the various creek-mud creepers.

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

texasblonde

Date

July 18, 2014 03:24 PM CDT

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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kueda

Date

July 16, 2014 06:00 PM PDT

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

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annikaml

Date

May 4, 2014 10:55 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

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annikaml

Date

May 9, 2014 06:35 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

greglasley

Date

July 16, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The raccoon (i/ræˈkuːn/, Procyon lotor), 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 to 70 cm (16 to 28 in) and a body weight of 3.5 to 9 kg (8 to 20 lb). Its grayish coat mostly consists of dense underfur which insulates against cold weather. Two of the raccoon's most distinctive features are its extremely dexterous...

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