Key to the Carnivora
           
 
 Size large, weight 36.4 kg or more; tail as long as head and body; color uniform tawny brown or gray, spotted in juveniles; total teeth 30 (second upper premolar present, two upper premolars between canine and carnassial)
   
Size medium, weight to 15.9 kg; tail short and stubby; color reddish or grayish, sparsely to profusely spotted; total teeth 28 (second upper premolar absent, one upper premolar between canine and carnassial) 
 
           
Artiodactyla
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Carnivora
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Chiroptera
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Didelphimorphia
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Insectivora
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Lagomorpha
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Rodentia
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Xenarthra
Scientific Names - Common Names