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  • French
    • blaireau d'Amérique
  • English
    • American Badger
    • Badger
  • Scientific Names
    • Taxidea taxus
  • Spanish
    • Tlalcoyote
    • Tejón

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Recent observations

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American badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

bjoelle

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

So sad to see this. Looked like it had just happened. By the time I left Shell Beach, someone had removed it.

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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pkleeman

Date

May 20, 2015 11:45 PM PDT

Description

So sad to see a roadkill badger.

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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chris_hass

Date

May 20, 2015 08:55 AM MDT

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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pkleeman

Date

May 15, 2015 10:36 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Not a happy badger; don't know what happened to it.

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What

Badger Taxidea taxus

Observer

leptonia

Date

June 6, 2013

Description

A pregnant-looking (and thus presumably female...) Badger waddled/scurried out of some medium-height grass in front of me and then crouched low near the edges of riparian woods. Near Carmel River Mouth.

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What

American Badger Taxidea taxus ssp. jeffersonii

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

May 30, 2011

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No photos or sounds

What

American Badger Taxidea taxus ssp. taxus

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coreyjlange

Date

July 17, 2012

Place

Malta, MT (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

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American Badger Taxidea taxus ssp. taxus

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coreyjlange

Date

June 26, 2008

Place

Lenox, IA (Google, OSM)

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American badger Taxidea taxus

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dougjobes

Date

March 31, 2015 11:26 AM CDT

Description

Badger was road killed on FM 2314 NE of Halletsville, TX

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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danjleavitt

Date

May 10, 2015 01:13 PM MDT

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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bouteloua

Date

May 1, 2015 07:28 AM CDT

Description

roadkill

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What

American Badger Taxidea taxus ssp. jeffersonii

Observer

danjleavitt

Date

April 27, 2015 09:31 PM MDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The American badger (Taxidea taxus) is a North American badger, somewhat similar in appearance to the European badger. It is found in the western and central United States, northern Mexico, and south-central Canada to certain areas of southwestern British Columbia.

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