Diet of the raccoon dog Nyctereutes procyonoides — a canid with an opportunistic foraging strategy

@article{Sutor2010DietOT,
  title={Diet of the raccoon dog Nyctereutes procyonoides — a canid with an opportunistic foraging strategy},
  author={Astrid Siglinde Sutor and Kaarina Kauhala and Hermann Ansorge},
  journal={Acta Theriologica},
  year={2010},
  volume={55},
  pages={165-176}
}
We examined the raccoon dog’s Nyctereutes procyonoides (Gray, 1834) diet in two agricultural landscapes of Germany and compared these results with other diet studies from its native and introduced ranges. The diet composition was influenced as well by the landscape structures as by the seasons: in the waterrich study area 2 amphibians (54.1%) and fish (10.8%) occurred more frequently in the samples. In study area 1 amphibians (19.0%) and invertebrates (69.4%) gained more significance in the… 

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