Gallery description : picture of raccoon

Raccoons are mammals that lead a solitary life. procyon lotor is the scientific name for a raccoon. Such a name is based on the genus of the mammal - procyon. Fasted recorded speed of a raccoon is 24km/h (15mph). Raccoons life span is 12-16 years. The animal has a weight of 3.5-9kg (7.7-19.8lbs). 41-71cm (16-28in) is a usual size of a raccoon.

Facts about raccoons
NameRaccoon
KingdomAnimalia
ColourGrey, black, white, brown
PredatorsBobcat, foxes, wolves, mountain lions
Size41-71cm (16-28in)
FamilyProcyonidae
OrderCarnivora
TypeMammal
ClassMammalia
DietOmnivore
LifestyleSolitary
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Average Litter Size5
GenusProcyon
Weight3.5-9kg (7.7-19.8lbs)
Main PreyFish, nuts, berries, corn
HabitatWoodland areas close to water
Scientific NameProcyon lotor
PhylumChordata
Skin TypeFur
Top Speed24km/h (15mph)
Life Span12-16 years
Image Details
Description Picture of raccoon. Raccoon - Animals Photo (30710854) - Fanpop
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 1080 pixels
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