Alopex lagopus

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Noun1.Alopex lagopus - thickly-furred fox of Arctic regionsAlopex lagopus - thickly-furred fox of Arctic regions; brownish in summer and white in winter
fox - alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs
Alopex, genus Alopex - arctic foxes
blue fox - a variety of Arctic fox having a pale grey winter coat
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Interspecific competition and the geographical distribution of red and Arctic foxes Vulpes vulpes and Alopex lagopus.
On the influences of Arctic Fox, Alopex lagopus, on the distribution of arctic birds.
Alopex lagopus is classified as threatened and in risk of extinction in Sweden and Norway, respectively (Linnell et al.
Morphology and immunoperoxidase studies of intestinal adenomatosis in a blue fox, Alopex lagopus.
0 Urocyon cinereoargenteus (Gray fox) Urocyon littoralis (Island grey fox) Vulpes zerda (Fennec fox) Alopex lagopus (Arctic fox) Male Female Otocyon me galotis (bat-eared fox) 4 5 6 7 Vulpesvulpes (Red fox) 4.
The scientific name for all arctic foxes is Alopex lagopus.
Bureau of Biological Survey (BBS) was given the responsibility of enforcing Alaska fur laws, including the blue-fox, Alopex lagopus, industry in the Aleutian Islands, which required an extensive inventory of wildlife resources.
Species Common name Aegolius funereus Tengmalm's Owl Strix uralensis Ural Owl Strix aluco Tawny Owl Bubo virginianus Great Horned Owl Nyctea scandiaca Snowy Owl Buteo lagopus Rough-legged Buzzard Circus cyaneus Northern Harrier Accipiter gentilis Goshawk Falco tinnunculus Eurasian Kestral Alopex lagopus Arctic fox Species Literature citations Aegolius funereus Korpimaki (1987, 1989) Strix uralensis Pietiainen (1988), Pietiainen and Kolunen (1993) Strix aluco Southern (1970) Bubo virginianus Houston and Francis (1995) Nyctea scandiaca Portenko (1972) Buteo lagopus Hagen (1969) Circus cyaneus Simmons et al.
Circumpolar size variation in the skull of the arctic fox Alopex lagopus.
Dietary responses of Arctic foxes Alopex lagopus to changing prey availability across an Arctic landscape.