Dicrostonyx


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Noun1.Dicrostonyx - pied lemmings
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
pied lemming - North American lemming having a white winter coat and some claws much enlarged
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and Myodes rutilus), and lemmings (Lemmus trimucronatus and Dicrostonyx groenlandicus) are also presumably present in the area (MacDonald and Cook 2009) and may represent important prey for Lynx in Katmai National Park during periods of low Snowshoe Hare abundance.
Lemmussibirica and Dicrostonyx torquatus), because lemming predators shift to bird eggs and young during poor rodent years (e.
Gut length and mass increased as the temperature decreased in the rodents Microtus ochrogaster Wagner, and Dicrostonyx groenlandicus Traill (Hammond & Wunder 1995).
2004) and also was deemed important in nestling mortality of Dicrostonyx groenlandicus (Reid et al.
Although the fish fossils represent wide-ranging taxa, the mammal fossils include northern taxa such as Dicrostonyx sp.
lemmus) and collared lemmings (principally Dicrostonyx torquatus and D.
Maternal effects and additive genetic inheritance in the collared lemming Dicrostonyx groenlandicus.
Dicrostonyx, Lemmus, Ellobius, Ondatra, Microtus; see Levine and Ivens, 1990).
Population dynamics and population indices of Lemmus sibiricus and Dicrostonyx torquatus on Wrangel Island.
Keywords: arctic ground squirrel; collared lemming; Dicrostonyx kilangmiutak; generalist predator; predator diets; prey refuge; red fox; Rough-legged Hawk; semigeneralist predator; specialist predator.
Report of cancer in a captive varying lemming, Dicrostonyx groenlandicus groenlandicus (Traill).