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Noun1.Citellus - typical ground squirrelsCitellus - typical ground squirrels    
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Sciuridae, Sciuridae - a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles
spermophile, ground squirrel, gopher - any of various terrestrial burrowing rodents of Old and New Worlds; often destroy crops
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The annual cycle of the California ground squirrel, Citellus beecheyi.
Seasonal changes in fine structure of the ductuli efferentes of the ground squirrel, Citellus lateralis (Say).
Some features of the ecology of fleas inhabiting the nests of the suslik (Citellus citellus (L.