from The Century Dictionary.
- Crab-eating; carcinophagous: applied to sundry animals. Also
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- adjective That feeds on
crabsand other crustaceans
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The savanna deer (Odocoileus virginiaunus gymnotis), lives together with the puma (Puma concolor), and several other carnivores such as the crab-eating raccoon (Procyon cancrivorous) and the jaguarundi (Herpailurus yaguaroundi). in the open grasslands taking refuge in the forest patches remaining and along the water currents.
Moreover, several broadly distributed tropical species reach the southern terminus of their range in this region, such as the crab-eating raccoon (Procyon cancrivorous).
Arid Chaco 2007
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