gray fox
Gray Fox ©ovlc.org

Order Carnivora

Family Canidae

Genus Urocyon

Scientific Name

Urocyon cinereoargenteus

Thumbnail Description

It can jump up to 18 meters high vertically.

Gray fox is an expert climber.

Size & Weight

Adults:

TOTAL-BODY-LENGTH: 76 to 112.5 cm (29.9 to 44.3 in)

WEIGHT: 3.6 to 7 kg (7.9 to 15.4 lb)

TAIL: 27.5 to 44.3 cm (10.8 to 17.4 in)

Habitat

Unknown

Distribution

Southern North America, southern Canada, Venezuela, Colombia

Diet

Eastern cottontail, voles, shrews, birds, lagomorphs, jackrabbit, brush rabbit

Reproduction

1 – 7 litters

Mating Period

February – March

Gestation Period

53 days

Weaning Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Kits

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Group Size

Unknown

Behavior

Solitary hunter, crepuscular, nocturnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern

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