Mammal Details

Red Fox

Common Name 
Red Fox
Order
Carnivora
Family
Canidae
Species Name 
Vulpes vulpes
Status 
Common
States 
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming
  • Distribution
  • Notes

Red Fox Distribution

Throughout the US except in the southwest.

This species helps keep small mammal populations in check; white tail tip.

Illinois: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced from Europe

Kansas: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced

North Dakota: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced

Nebraska: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced

New Mexico: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn

Ohio: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced from Europe

South Dakota: Slide symbol: W -- female with young; Y -- young, may be newborn. May have been introduced