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Noun1.Clethrionomys - 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
redback vole, red-backed mouse - any of several voles of mountainous regions of Eurasia and America
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Regulation of reproduction rate in a cyclic population of the red-backed vole, Clethrionomys rufocanus bedfordiae.
8%) each Southern Red-backed Vole (Myodes gapperi) and Deer Mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus).
Many distributions reflect the clear imprint of the late Wisconsinan glaciation (Smith, 1957), such as the relictual distributions of the southern bog lemming (Synaptomys cooperi) (Wetzel, 1955; Connor, 1959) and the persistence of the boreal red-backed vole (Myodes gapperi) on mountaintops in New Mexico (Bailey, 1932).
Lin is reunited with Rufus, her adored red-backed vole, and discovers that she has a mission as a 'Twistrose' to save a lost boy made of ice and to ensure the Wandersnow covers the land once more.
In southern Alaska, DTV-reactive antibodies were detected in the only species tested, the southern red-backed vole (M.
Common Name Scientific Name Number of Individuals Masked Shrew Sorex cinereus 8 Northern Short-tailed Shrew Blarina brevicaudata 2 Eastern Mole Scalopus aquaticus 2 Short-tailed Weasel Mustela ermine 1 Eastern Chipmunk Tamias striatus 3 Red Squirrel Tamiasciurus hudsonicus 2 Southern Flying Squirrel Glaucomys volans 2 White-footed Mouse Peromyscus leucopus 7 Southern Red-backed Vole Clethrionomys gapperi 1 Meadow Vole Microtus pennsylvanicus 1 House Mouse Mus musculus 2 North American Porcupine Erethizon dorsatum 1 Unidentified Crayfish Cambarus sp.
The southern red-backed vole was the most common species at control sites, accounting for 43.
The California red-backed vole is smaller than a newborn kitten, but it's a GIANT compared to all the other tiny creatures in the log.
During the course of a study of the red-backed vole, Clethrionomys gapperi, (Miller and Getz, 1972) temperature data were recorded at the level of activity in the habitat occupied by each species.
The specimens of two new species of chigger mites were collected from two species of rodents (order Rodentia) the Yunnan red-backed vole (also called the Yunnan Chinese vole or the large oriental vole) Eothenomys miletus (Thomas 1914) (Andrew and Xie 2009) in the family Cricetidae and the sladeni rat Rattus sladeni (Linnaeus 1758) in the family Muridae.
Pregnancy failure and the suppression by female-female interaction in enclosed populations of the red-backed vole, Clethrionomys rufocanus bedfordiae.
Two species of arvicoline rodents, the southern red-backed vole (Clethrionomys gapperi) and meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus), were captured only in the unburned forest (Table 1).