Key to the Carnivora
           
 
 Nose flattened for rooting, naked on top for about 2 cm back from tip (Fig. 66); top of head, entire back and tail completely white, not divided by any black; claws light-colored; fur short and harsh, tail not greatly plumed; teeth 32
   
 Nose normal, top of rostrum haired to tip; color variable, white coloration always divided to some extent by middorsal black area or broken up into numerous white bars and spots; tail hairs very long, forming plume-like tail; teeth 34
 
           
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