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Out of Range: Javelina are making appearances in some of the most unlikely places

Out of RangeJavelina are making appearances in some of the most unlikely places

Collared peccary, better known as javelina, have been a part of southern New Mexico’s landscape since before biologists such as Stokely Ligon and Vernon Bailey started discovering things about them in the early 1900s. The name javelina is derived from jabalina which, in Spanish, means “wild sow.” These medium-sized omnivorous …

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