Definition of Hognosed skunk
1. Noun. Large naked-muzzled skunk with white back and tail; of southwestern North America and Mexico.
Generic synonyms: Polecat, Skunk, Wood Pussy
Group relationships: Conepatus, Genus Conepatus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hognosed Skunk
Literary usage of Hognosed skunk
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Biological Reconnaissance of the Base of the Alaska Peninsula by Wilfred Hudson Osgood (1904)
"Mearns Conepatus; Hog- The white-backed or hognosed skunk is common over most of we ern Texas, from Kerrville, Mason, and Llano to the Rio Grande and beyond ..."