Omnivores

An omnivore is a species that regularly eats both plants and meat. Omnivores lack the specialist behavior of carnivores and herbivores, and they often search widely for food sources. They are thus better able to withstand changes within their ecological niche. The digestive systems of omnivores reflect their versatility: they are able to digest the components of plants in the manner of herbivores but also readily assimilate nutrients from meat. Bears are a good example of an omnivore; they eat plants but they also enjoy eating fish and other meats.

Alaskan Brown Bear
American Black Bear
American Wigeon
Bay Duiker
Black Bellied Whistling Duck
Blue Duiker
Blue Winged Teal
Brown Grizzly Bear
Bush Pig
Cinnamon Teal
Collared Peccary
Common Gray Fox
Common Warthog
Coyote
Eastern Fox Squirrel
Eastern Gray Squirrel
Gadwall
Greater Prairie Chicken
Green Winged Teal
Indian Peafowl
Mallard
Mexican Duck
Nine Banded Armadillo
Northern Raccoon
Northern Shoveler
Ocellated Turkey
Olive Baboon
Red Fox
Redhead
Red Squirrel
Ring-necked Pheasant
Ruddy Duck
Ruffed Grouse
Striped Skunk
Virginia Opossum
White Lipped Peccary
Wild Boar
Wild Turkey
Wood Duck

 

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