Conepatus mesoleucus (Western Hog-nosed Skunk)
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Habitat: Black Mesa.

Habits: The Western Hog-nosed Skunk is primarily an insectivore, but will occasionally eat small mammals, reptiles, and fruits. They are nocturnal animals, and have two to three young per litter. This skunk, also known as the rooter skunk, ploughs up patches of dirt in its search for food.


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

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