Adaptability of the threatened jaguarundi (Herpailurus yagouaroundi Schereber, 1777) to human-altered environments in San Luis Potosí, Mexico

  title={Adaptability of the threatened jaguarundi (Herpailurus yagouaroundi Schereber, 1777) to human-altered environments in San Luis Potos{\'i}, Mexico},
  author={Wendy Paola Coronado Quibrera and Genaro Olmos Oropeza and Louis C. Bender and Octavio C{\'e}sar Rosas Rosas and Jorge Palacio N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Luis Antonio Tarango Ar{\'a}mbula and Jos{\'e} G. Herrera Haro},
  journal={ACTA ZOOL{\'O}GICA MEXICANA (N.S.)},
Persistence and recovery of rare species in developing regions with limited protected areas depends upon their adaptability to human-altered habitats. The jaguarundi ( Herpailurus yagouaroundi ) is classed as threatened in Mexico, and knowledge of its distribution and environmental correlates is necessary for informed recovery efforts. However, little is known of jaguarundi habitat or distribution in interior Mexico, including the state of San Luis Potosi (SLP). We conducted 96 semi-structured… 
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