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Title: Distribution of the raccoon dog Nyctereutes procyonoides in western Poland

Subtitle:

Fragmenta Faunistica, vol. 54, no. 1 ; Nyctereutes procyonoides in western Poland ; Rozmieszczenie jenota Nyctereutes procyonoides w zachodniej Polsce

Contributor:

Polska Akademia Nauk. Muzeum i Instytut Zoologii

Publisher:

Museum and Institute of Zoology, PAS

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Description:

Bibliogr.: p. 101-102 ; P. 95-102 : ill. ; 25 cm ; Abstracts in Polish. Taxa in Latin

Type of object:

Journal/Article

Abstract:

The raccoon dog Nyctereutes procyonoides (Gray, 1839) is an introduced canine species, currently widely distributed in Europe. The raccoon dog is a relatively new alien predator in Polish fauna and can be considered a threat to the native species. However, little is known about its distribution or habitat selection in western Poland. Until the1970s, only 20 single records of raccoon dogs in the western and south-western parts of Poland had been noted. New data on the numbers of raccoon dogs, its distribution and habitat preferences in the western Poland have been collected using questionnaires. 289 new localities have been reported. Raccoon dogs have been observed mostly in five types of habitats: forests, arable fields, banks of water bodies, roads and human settlements, wet meadows and marshes.

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Relation:

Fragmenta Faunistica

Volume:

54

Issue:

1

Start page:

95

End page:

102

Detailed Resource Type:

Article : original article

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:36174 ; 10.3161/00159301FF2011.54.1.095

Source:

MiIZ PAN, call no. patrz sygn. czas. P. 256 vol. 54 no. 1 ; MiIZ PAN, call no. patrz sygn. czas. P. 4664 vol. 54 no. 1 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Language of abstract:

eng ; pol

Rights:

Rights Reserved - Free Access

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Copyright-protected material. May be used within the limits of statutory user freedoms

Digitizing institution:

Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Programme Innovative Economy, 2010-2014, Priority Axis 2. R&D infrastructure ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund

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