Mephitis (genus)

The genus Mephitis is one of several genera of skunks, which has two species and a North American distribution.

Image Scientific name Common Name Distribution
Striped Skunk (cropped) Mephitis mephitis Striped skunk southern Canada, the United States and northern Mexico
Hooded Skunk side (Gelsenkirchen) Mephitis macroura Hooded skunk Southwestern United States to Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and northwest Costa Rica
Mephitis
Striped Skunk not a cat
Striped skunk
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Mephitis

Species

Mephitis mephitis
Mephitis macroura

Mephitis area
Mephitis ranges
List of mammals of Missouri

This is a list of known mammals in Missouri, United States.

Mephitis

Mephitis may refer to:

Mephitis (genus), a genus of skunks

Mefitis or Mephitis, a Roman goddess

Extant species of family Mephitidae
Conepatus
Mydaus
Mephitis
Spilogale
Extant Carnivora species

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