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

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What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

September 10, 2014 03:01 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

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annikaml

Date

September 15, 2014 09:15 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

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sambiology

Date

September 14, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

drfish

Date

September 14, 2014 03:18 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 11, 2014 10:07 AM PDT

Description

Roadkill.

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

jabateman

Date

September 13, 2014 10:19 AM EDT

Description

Tributary team

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

amandacheeseman

Date

September 12, 2014 06:10 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Scat

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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derachi

Date

September 11, 2014 11:05 AM EDT

Description

Tracks of a Raccoon

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

s2014

Date

September 11, 2014 03:00 AM CDT

Description

Eating trash. I've seen him a few times before he appears to be and old and large male with a thick bright tail. Some smaller female raccoons usually with kits have been seen too.

Photos / Sounds

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hawnzd

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Found skull while hiking just off the trail.

Tags

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

miketroll

Date

September 9, 2014 02:20 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mapache Procyon lotor

Observer

estherpomareda

Date

September 9, 2014 09:20 AM CDT
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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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