- Category: Skunk
- Created: Wednesday, 07 December 2016 16:24
Scientific Name: Mephitis mephitis
Skunks in your yard and gardens could be one (1) of four (4) species that live in the United States. These include the Striped, Spotted, Hooded and Hog-nosed Skunks with several sub-species in each group. By far, the most common in the United States are the Stripped and Spotted Skunks.