Crab-eating fox (Cerdocyon thous)

Also known as: Common fox, Common zorro, Crab-eating zorro, Forest fox, Savannah fox
French: Chien Des Bois, Renard Crabier
Spanish: Perro Sabanero, Perro-zorro, Zorra Baya, Zorro Cangrejero, Zorro Carbonero, Zorro ComĂșn, Zorro De Monte, Zorro Patas Negras, Zorro Perruno, Zorro Sabanero, Zorro-lobo, Zorro-perro
GenusCerdocyon (1)

The crab-eating fox is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

Information on the crab-eating fox (Cerdocyon thous) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)