Bobac


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Bo´bac


n.1.(Zool.) The Poland marmot (Arctomys bobac).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It is very difficult, for example, to decide whether the bobac marmot (Marmota bobac), which forages on the ground but spends the majority of its life in a burrow, is terrestrial or subterranean.
Using such an approach the bobac marmot may be described as a terrestrial/subterranean species (T/S), and the yellow-necked mouse as a terrestrial-arboreal/subterranean-arboreal species (TAr/SAr).