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Red Fox

Vulpes vulpes



First Noted by Expedition
February 21, 1806, at Fort Clatsop, Oregon.
 

Description
Rusty reddish above; white underparts, chin, and throat. Long, bushy tail with white tip. Prominent pointed ears. Backs of ears, lower legs, and feet black.
 

Habitat
Varied: mixed cultivated and wooded areas, and brushlands.
 

Range
Most of Canada and U.S. except for far north, northwestern British Columbia, much of western U.S., and southern Florida.
 

Note
Species information from enature.com
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