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Is the silver fox a distinct species?

April 11, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Zoology

The silver fox is not a separate species. It is merely a phase of the red fox. The black fox, the platinum fox and the so-called cross fox also beĀ­long to the red fox species. Typical silver foxes have a silvery appearance, due to the white tips on many of the hairs. The bushy tail …

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