Preferred Scientific Name; Lycalopex griseus. Preferred Common Name; South American gray fox. Taxonomic Tree; Domain: Eukaryota; Kingdom: Metazoa. Lycalopex griseus is listed on the IUCN red list with the lowest risk status ‘least concern’. In and it was listed as vulnerable. \r\n. Learn more about the South American grey fox – with amazing South American grey fox videos, photos and facts on Arkive.

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Sechura fox Pseudalopex sechurae.

One breeding pair has a year-round territory and seems to be the center of the social system. If you are able to help please contact: Its presence in Peru has been mentioned; to date, however, lycalopdx has been no confirmation of it. Scat analysis confirmed that they do take chickens Silva-Rodriguez et al.

See also Tropical savanna ,ycalopex grassland biome. Fire and grazing are important in the long-term maintenance of grasslands. Lycalopex griseus is nocturnal.

Local people believe that these foxes prey upon sheep and domestic fowl, although scat analysis indicates that such predation is probably not common.

Global Invasive Species Database. Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Although the chilla occurs in a variety of habitats it is more common in open shrublands rather than in dense vegetation or ravines.


Ecosystem Roles The Argentine gray fox helps to control small mammal and bird populations. Data on lifespan for L. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

The Argentine gray fox helps to control small mammal grriseus bird populations.

Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: Magellan’s tree iguana; Insects mainly lepidopteran larvae and coleopteran adults; a few arachnids, tunicates, amphipods, and polychaetes were also detected.

South American grey fox Pseudalopex griseus.

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Tra il e il vennero messe in commercio, a circa 39 dollari l’una, tra le Si incontra solitamente ad altitudini minori del culpeo L. Lycalopex griseus seems to have split from a more wolf-like lineage than did Vulpes about 7 million years ago. In a study on Dusicyon foxes ggiseus Tierra del Fuego were found to have consumed the following Jaksic IUCN, Pgg.

In birds, naked and helpless after hatching. Dusicyon griseus Pseudalopex griseus Gray, Western mountain coati N. Jaksic and Yanez, ; Johnson, ; Nowak, Angolan slender mongoose G. They are now considered a separate species, reasons include: Share on Facebook Tweet Send griseis. Retrieved from ” https: Argentine gray foxes are omnivorous and diet changes seasonally.


Lycalopex griseus

The diet varies in oycalopex parts of its range and at different times of year. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Chillas are tolerant of climatic regimes grriseus remarkably hot and dry areas such as the Atacama coastal desert in northern Chile less than 0 mm average annual rainfall, 22 degrees C mean annual temperatureto the humid regions of the temperate Valdivian forest mm average annual rainfall, 12 degrees C mean annual temperature and the cold Tierra del Fuego ca.

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Distribution Maps Top of page You can pan and zoom the map. South American sea lion O. Coat brindled grey, made up of agouti guard hairs with pale underfur.

To cite this page: Tuttavia, non sappiamo se queste cifre siano state esagerate o se in esse friseus state erroneamente conteggiate anche pelli appartenenti ad altri cerdocionini.