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Noun1.Alopex - arctic foxesAlopex - arctic foxes        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Canidae, family Canidae - dogs; wolves; jackals; foxes
Alopex lagopus, Arctic fox, white fox - thickly-furred fox of Arctic regions; brownish in summer and white in winter
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The family name is derived from Greek word "Alopex," which means fox. It is named so because of its distinctive, thresher-like tail or caudal fin, which can sometimes be as long as the body of the shark itself. As a result of this, the long-tailed or common thresher shark is also popularly known as the fox shark.
2007), making them especially vulnerable to both native and non-native terrestrial predators, including feral cats Felis catus, foxes (Vulpes spp., Alopex lagopus) and rats Rattus spp.
In the "Greek world, the fox is Cunning; in Greek a cunning trick can be called alopex or fox [...] [a fox has] a mind of many nuances and a polymorphic intelligence which can adapt to any circumstances" (Detienne & Vernant, 1978 [1976], p.
Adiponectin and peptide YY in the fasting blue fox (Alopex lagopus).
2000: The arctic fox (Alopex lagopus): an opportunistic specialist.
Geographic variation in tooth morphology of the artic fox, Vulpes (Alopex) lagopus.
Xiao [5] studied a multiobjective model and then selected an improved Alopex algorithm in the work of intercooler optimization.
Interspecific competition and the geographical distribution of red and Arctic foxes Vulpes Vulpes and Alopex lago pus.
On the influences of Arctic Fox, Alopex lagopus, on the distribution of arctic birds.
Artificial insemination (AI) technology is important to the economic benefits of blue fox vixens (Alopex lagopus).