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Table 1 Diet of carnivore assemblage analysed through percentage of occurrence and frequency of occurrence, central Mexico

From: Feeding interactions in an assemblage of terrestrial carnivores in central Mexico

Species Puma concolor Panthera onca Leopardus wiedii Leopardus pardalis Puma yagouaroundi Nasua narica Urocyon cinereoargenteus
( n= 54) ( n= 16) ( n= 16) ( n= 21) ( n= 42) ( n= 20) ( n= 90)
PO FO PO FO PO FO PO FO PO FO PO FO PO FO
Mammals               
Baiomys musculus - - - - - - 7.41 9.52 - - - - - -
Bassariscus astutus - - - - 6.67 6.25 - - 1.78 2.38 - - - -
Capra hircus 3.33 3.7 13.04 18.75 - - - - - - - - - -
Conepatus leuconotus - - 4.35 6.25 - - - - - - - - - -
Dasypus novemcinctus 38.33 42.59 39.13 56.25 6.67 6.25 7.41 9.52 5.36 7.14 - - - -
Didelphis virginiana 1.67 1.85 - - 6.67 6.25 3.7 4.76 - - - - - -
 Geomyidae - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
Liomys irroratus 1.67 1.85 - - 33.33 31.25 22.22 28.57 16.07 21.43 11.11 20 8.47 16.67
Nasua narica 25 27.78 13.04 18.75 - - - - - - - - - -
Odocoileus virginianus 5 5.56 4.35 6.25 - - - - 5.36 7.14 - - - -
Peromyscus maniculatus - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - 0.56 1.11
Peromyscus melanotis - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
Peromyscus aztecus - - - - - - - - 3.57 4.76 - - 0.56 1.11
Peromyscus melanophrys - - - - - - - - 3.57 4.76 2.78 5 0.56 1.11
Peromyscus sp. - - - - - - 7.41 9.52 - - - - 1.69 3.33
Procyon lotor 1.67 1.85 4.35 6.25 - - - - 5.36 7.14 2.78 5 - -
Sciurus aureogaster - - - - 13.33 12.5 - - 1.79 2.38 - - 0.56 1.11
Sylvilagus cunicularius 6.67 7.41 - - 6.67 6.25 3.7 4.76 1.79 2.38 - - 1.13 2.22
Sylvilagus floridanus 6.67 7.41 13.04 18.75 - - 3.7 4.76 8.93 11.9 2.78 5 1.69 3.33
Sylvilagus spp. 3.33 3.7 - - 6.67 6.25 3.7 4.76 12.5 16.67 - - 1.13 2.22
Spermophilus variegatus - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - 1.13 2.22
Reitrodonthomys sp. - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
 Unidentified mammal 5 5.56 - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
Reptiles               
Ctenosaura pectinata 1.67 1.85 4.35 6.25 - - - - - - - - 0.56 1.11
Sceloporus sp. - - - - - - - - - - - - 0.56 1.11
Arthropods               
 Coleoptera - - - - - - - - 3.57 4.76 13.89 25 5.65 11.11
 Crustacea - - - - - - - - - - - - 0.56 1.11
 Formicidae - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 1.79 2.38 11.11 20 3.39 6.67
 Hemiptera - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
 Orthoptera - - - - 13.33 12.5 18.52 23.81 3.57 4.76 36.11 65 24.86 48.89
Plants               
Byrsonima crassifolia - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 1.79 2.38 2.78 5 1.13 2.22
Capsicum sp. - - - - - - - - - - 2.78 5 - -
Crescienta sp. - - - - - - - - - - - - 5.08 10
Ficus sp. - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 - - 2.78 5 5.08 10
Lysiloma sp. - - - - - - - - - - - - 1.13 2.22
Myrmeleon sp. - - - - 6.67 6.25 - - - - - - - -
Physalis sp. - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 - - - - 0.56 1.11
Psidium sp. - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 1.79 3.7 11.11 20 23.73 46.67
Zea mays - - - - - - - - - - - - 3.39 6.67
 Unidentified plant 1 (seeds) - - - - - - - - - - - - 1.69 3.33
 Unidentified plant 2 (shells) - - - - - - - - - - - - 1.13 2.22
Birds               
Buteogallus antharacincus - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
Seiurus sp. - - - - - - 3.7 4.76 - - - - - -
 Strigidae - - - - - - - - 1.79 2.38 - - - -
 Unidentified bird - - 4.35 6.25 - - - - 7.14 9.52 - - 3.95 7.78
  1. n, scats number.