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Related to Meriones: Meriones unguiculatus
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Noun1.Meriones - a genus of CricetidaeMeriones - a genus of Cricetidae    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
jird - gerbil of northern Africa
Meriones unguiculatus, tamarisk gerbil - a gerbil that is popular as a pet
Meriones longifrons, sand rat - southern European gerbil
References in classic literature ?
All these were led by Idomeneus, and by Meriones, peer of murderous Mars.
Meriones libycus has been found as a principal reservoir host in some parts of central and south of the country.
Psamomys obeesus, Meriones crassus, Microtus guentheri, Meriones tristrami, Gerbillus spp.
42%) and lastly mammals, mainly rodent species such as Meriones shawi, Gerbillus nanus, Gerbullius tarabuli and Jaculus ssp.
Fate of infective larvae of Brugia malayi in the peritoneal cavity of Mastomys natalensis and Meriones unguiculatus.
Both normal and obese hyperglycemic hyperlipidemic (OHH) Meriones shawi rats were used.
275), Idomeneus is telling his companion Meriones that (1) he indeed knows what sort of man Meriones is with respect to arete*, and (2) since he knows this, there is no need to elaborate on the matter.
By which name is the pet animal Meriones unguiculatus commonly known?
Perhaps another Homeric link can be found for the use of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] in this context: In Iliad 17, Menelaos and Meriones carrying the dead Patroklos from the battle-field are compared to mules dragging a roof-beam ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]):
Village Prey taxon MNI PN PFB Mammals Meriones 258 20.
Development of subperiodic Brugia malayi in the jirds, Meriones unguiculatus; with notes on infections in other rodents.
The scientific name of Mongolian gerbils is Meriones unguiculatus, which means "little clawed warrior".