Condylura cristata


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Noun1.Condylura cristata - amphibious mole of eastern North America having pink fleshy tentacles around the noseCondylura cristata - amphibious mole of eastern North America having pink fleshy tentacles around the nose
mole - small velvety-furred burrowing mammal having small eyes and fossorial forefeet
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As a similar example, it is known that the star-nosed mole, Condylura cristata, which is distributed in North America has width variations, such as swollen conditions, in the tail (Hamilton 1931, Eadie & Hamilton 1956, Imaizumi & Obara 1966, Petersen & Yates 1980).
Star-nosed moles, Condylura cristata, have an incredible sense of touch in their tentacled schnozzes and are among the world's fastest foragers.