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Striped Coat, the skunk

by Joseph Wharton Lippincott

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Published by The Penn publishing company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skunks

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.L65 St
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26305706M
    LC Control Number22019319

    The biology of the striped skunk by Verts, B. J. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Skunk Colours and Patterns. While most people are more familiar with the black and white classic Pepe LePew style of skunks, skunks actually come in a wide array of colours and patterns. Most of those colours and patterns are listed below.

      A healthy skunk is a fine garden companion in that it has a great appetite for grubs, insects, small rodents, and little desire to destroy vegetables. Skunks have beautiful pelts. In the 's "Alaskan Sable" was one of the most fashionable coa. The omnivorous skunk goes from a lean winter diet of carrion, fruit, and seeds to a summer diet rich in insects, small mammals, and sometimes our trash. As bee keepers are well aware, skunks have a fondness for bees and will consume honey, larvae, and adults. The scientific name for the striped skunk is Mephitis mephitis, meaning “bad odor.

    Striped skunks are similar in size to domestic cats, weighing 6 to 14 pounds. They have pointed snouts and small, triangular heads with a white stripe on the nose and forehead. Typically their coat is black, with white stripes that extend down their nape and split into two white stripes on the back. - Explore annajlindquist's board "*Skunks*", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Skunk costume, Skunk, Animal costumes pins.


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2 by Joseph Wharton Lippincott; Striped Coat, the Skunk by Joseph Wharton Lippincott. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Lippincott, Joseph Wharton, LoC No. audio books by Jane Austen. Skunk is an outstanding book that I couldn t put down once I began reading it.

And, I found myself going back to it time and time again because there are so many things about these black-and-white stinky beings about which I was thoroughly ignorant/5(5). Common skunk - Mephitis mephitica / E.K.

Book/Printed Material Practical skunk raising. A book of information concerning the raising of the skunk book for profit.

Striped Coat, the skunk. The striped is a medium- to large-sized skunk at about 6 to 10 pounds ( kg). Hooded Skunk: The hooded skunk looks much like the striped, but has a ruff of fur around Striped Coat neck, and a very long, lush white plume for a tail.

Hog-nosed Skunk: This is the least common skunk; it is all white on the top of head, back, and tail. From Newbery honor author Jacqueline Kelly comes a new illustrated chapter book series for younger readers featuring the beloved characters from The Evolution of Calpurnia Calpurnia Tate, Animal Doctor in Training, Callie Vee, Travis, and Dr.

Pritzker help animals big and small. When soft-hearted Travis discovers an abandoned baby skunk, he can't help but bring him/5. This Striped Skunk was using its powerful claws and paws to dig through the ground for grubs.

All of the heavy rain that saturated the earth across the local area and much of. STRIPED COAT, THE SKUNK It was a fine arrangement and Striped Coat liked it.

He built a big nest of dry grass, leaves and cotton waste under the cabin and slept there instead of in his corner back of the wood box, but at night he often came out of the hole in the floor and walked around the room while Mr.

Henry was eating supper, showing friendliness but in a dignified, distant way. Striped Coat, the Skunk, by Joseph Wharton Lippincott: a Project Gutenberg eBook Project Gutenberg's Striped Coat, the Skunk, by Joseph Wharton Lippincott This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at.

Striped Coat The Skunk by Joseph Wharton Lippincott. J.B. Lippincott. Used - Good. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy. Description. The striped skunk Mephitis mephitis is about the size of a cat, but has a stout body, a rather small head, short legs, and a bushy tail. Its small head fits conveniently, but sometimes too snugly, into enticing open jars.

The thick, glossy fur is black, with a thin white stripe down the centre of the face and a broad white stripe beginning on the back of the head, forking at the. How skunk got his stripes Cute colorful children's book about how the skunk becomes friends with a bear.

They do a lot of things together, even fish. Skunk gets so hungry he wants the fish now and when he does the bear takes matters into his own hands /5.

March is the breeding season for the region’s only native skunk, the striped skunk, whose black-and-white fur and pungent aroma make it unmistakable. The species lives in a variety of habitats, including mixed woods and brush, and it often forages in fields, lawns, and other clearings.

The striped skunk is a stoutly-built, short-limbed animal with a small, conical head and a long, heavily furred tail.

Adult males are 10% larger than females, with both sexes measuring between 52–77 cm in total body length and usually weighing – kg (– lb), though some may weigh kg (12 lb).Family: Mephitidae. Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress.

About this Item. Title [President Lyndon B. Johnson pulling a skunk out of his hat] Contributor Names Crockett, Gib, artist Washington Star Syndicate, copyright claimant Striped Coat, the skunk. A skunk's spray is an oily liquid produced by glands under its large tail.

To employ this scent bomb, a skunk turns around and blasts its foe with a foul mist that can travel as far as ten feet. Get this from a library. The striped skunk. [Carl R Green; William R Sanford; Howard Schroeder] -- Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and natural environment of various types of skunks with emphasis on the most commonly seen striped skunk.

Striped skunk. The striped skunk is found from Canada to Mexico. It is solitary but may gather in group dens in the winter among rocks, in old burrows, or under outbuildings. The northern populations of this species hibernate (sleep) over the winter.

Defensive weapon. The primarily dark backgrounds, softened with some bright touches, effectively cast the skunks’ black-and-white coats into sharp relief, the deep shades also reinforcing the striped creatures’ nocturnal existence.

Sweet—really: Animal lovers will find much to appreciate here, and. Most of a striped skunk's coat is fully black. Striped skunks have a short and rather thin stripe on their faces, which runs between the forehead and just above the nose. Their longest stripes are rather specific in pattern, as they begin as a triangular form behind the head.Jackets & Coats Sweaters Baby Boys' Clothing Book Accessories There are striped skunk for sale on Etsy, and they cost $ on average.

The most common striped skunk material is metal. The most popular color? You guessed it: black.Morphology. It can be distinguished from the similar striped skunk (M. mephitis) by its longer tail and longer, much softer coat of fur, and larger tympanic bullae.

A ruff of white fur around its neck gives the animal its common name. Three color phases are known and in all three, a thin white medial stripe is present between the eyes: black-backed with two lateral white stripes, white-backed Class: Mammalia.