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Taxidea taxus (American Badger) is a species of mammals in the family Mustelidae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to United States and The Nearctic. They are solitary, nocturnal carnivores. Individuals are known to live for 312 months and can grow to 558.35 mm. They have parental care (female provides care). They rely on running to move around.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of American Badger. View this species on GBIF