WILL'S SKULL PAGE
The Fennec is the smallest of the Vulpes foxes and is found throughout most of North Africa and Arabia. The name Fennec means "a small fox" in Arabic.
1. Fennec Skull, lateral view
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Order - Carnivora (typical carnivores)
Suborder - Caniformia (dog-like)
Family - Canidae (dogs)
Vulpes "fox" (Latin)
zerda "fennec" (from the Arabic)
U 188.8.131.52 - L 184.108.40.206
Overall length - 80-87mm
Zygomatic width - 44-48mm (ref.)