Aplodontia rufa


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Noun1.Aplodontia rufa - bulky nocturnal burrowing rodent of uplands of the Pacific coast of North AmericaAplodontia rufa - bulky nocturnal burrowing rodent of uplands of the Pacific coast of North America; the most primitive living rodent
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Aplodontia, genus Aplodontia - type genus of the Aplodontiidae: comprising the mountain beavers
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Food habits of the Pacific mountain beaver, Aplodontia rufa pacifica Merriam.
1 4 36 Erithizon dorsatum Enhydra lutris 1 Phoca vitulina Vulpes vulpes Martes americana Lutra canadensis Ondatra zibethicus 5 Mustela vison 3 Sylvilagus bachmani Aplodontia rufa indeterminate large mammal 12 66 212 indeterminate medium mammal 7 12 indeterminate small mammal 7 Ptychocheilus oregonensis 36 Mylocheilus caurinus 12 Acrocheilus alutaceus Gila bicolor small Cyprinidae 59 indeterminate Cyprinidae 2 Catostomus macrocheilus 72 Cyprinidae/Catostomidae 2 54 23 Thaleichthys pacificus 1 Gasterosteus aculeatus 24 Acipenser sp.