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Definition of the noun Fennec Fox

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Fennec Fox is the vernacular name of the Vulpes zerda, a species of Vulpes.

  • geographic area: Africa, Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)

Alternative definition of the noun Fennec Fox


  1. A fennec [gloss, fox].

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Google previewZondervan Dictionary of Biblical Imagery (2011)

by John A. Beck

Two species of fox inhabit Israel and the northern Sinai, the red fox and the fennec fox. The mature red fox is about thirty-six inches in length, with a tail that comprises about one-third of that length. In contrast to the rusty red tones of its North ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (2017)

by Michael A. Mares

The fennec fox (Vulpes zerda), the smallest-known canid, inhabits the deserts in North Africa, the Sinai, and Arabia. It is well adapted to living in arid environments . Its large ears (the longest in relation to its body size) and pointed nose help to ...

Google previewSuper Nature Encyclopedia (2012)

by DK

BlG-EARED BURROWER The tiny Fennec Fox thrives in one of the hottest and driest places on Earth— the Sahara Desert. It is so used to desert life that if temperatures drop below COId nights 68°F (20°C) it starts to shiver. Its ears—the ...

Google previewMeaning and the Lexicon (2010)

The Parallel Architecture 1975-2010 by Ray Jackendoff

Vulpes zerda (fennec fox) (v) Mephitis macroura (hooded skunk) (ii) Vulpes velox (swift fox) (vi) Mephitis mephitis ( striped skunk) (iii) Vulpes pallida (African sand fox) (vii) Bison bonasus ( European bison, ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Fennec fox, Fennecus zerda.

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

ASSE, ADIVE, VIXEN, CORSAC, FENNEC fox (pert to) Asian _ ADIVE genus _ VULPES Russian _ CORSAC foxbane _ ACONITE foXglove _ POKEWEED, DIGITALIS fra _ MONK, FRIAR fracas _ ROW, BRAWL, MELEE fraction _ BIT, PART, ...

Google previewThe Dog Encyclopedia for Kids (2017)

by Tammy Gagne

fennec fox. This desert animal has large ears that look a lot like the Chihuahua's. Chihuahua. FAMOUS. DOGS. The Beverly Hills Chihuahua movies are about a pampered Chihuahua named Chloe. Chinese Crested Appearance: Height: 11 ...

Google previewFirst Earth Encyclopedia (2010)

by DK

Fennec fox This mammal's big ears help it to lose heat. Thorny devil Spines allow this lizard to collect morning dew to drink. Jerboas move under the ground in the heat of the day, emerging at night. People live in deserts, too, usually moving ...

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