Erinaceus europaeus

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Related to Erinaceus europaeus: Eptesicus fuscus, Ochotona princeps, Physeter catodon
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Noun1.Erinaceus europaeus - small nocturnal Old World mammal covered with both hair and protective spinesErinaceus europaeus - small nocturnal Old World mammal covered with both hair and protective spines
insectivore - small insect-eating mainly nocturnal terrestrial or fossorial mammals
Erinaceus, genus Erinaceus - type genus of the family Erinaceidae: hedgehogs
quill - a stiff hollow protective spine on a porcupine or hedgehog
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Economic value and artificial raising technology of hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus).
pyogenes has recently been associated with an infection in a free-living European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) (5).
The knowledge of Erinaceidae in particular on Erinaceus europaeus [23,24,25], [32], [35,36] [35, 36], [50], [53], [25,56,57,58], [71,72,73,74], [37], [105], [13,14,15,16], [22], [43], [33,34], [51], [99], [80], E.e.roumanicus ([87], the hedgehog of South Africa A.frontalis [44], the hedgehog of Central Africa Atelerix albiventris [45], and the hedgehog of Algeria A.algirus [49,92,38,67,10], and the hedgehog of India Hemiechinus micropus [18,19,20,21] are already numerous.
2012: Microevolution of sympatry: landscape genetics of hedgehogs Erinaceus europaeus and E.
Localization of Smad4 in the ovary of the European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus L.).
In the samples analysed, we have identified a great number of species indicating an environment with a high level of humidity, such as Arvicola terrestris, Microtus agrestis, Talpa europaea, Talpa occidentalis and Erinaceus europaeus. Furthermore, these species are abundant at all the sites studied (Table 1).
The DNA analysis demonstrated that there were also scat samples for domestic dog Canis familiaris (3), hedgehog Erinaceus europaeus (2) and wild cat Felis sylvestris (1).
Erinaceus europaeus or, to you and I, the humble hedgehog.
Y Draenog (Erinaceus europaeus; hedgehog) GYRRU adref ar ol iddi dywyllu roeddwn i ac fel roeddwn i bron a chyrraedd y lon bach sy'n arwain at fy nghartref, dyma weld draenog yng ngoleuadau'r car, a chyn gynted ag y gwelodd y goleuadau dyma fo'n troi rownd a mynd yn ei ol ar hyd y lon, i'r un cyfeiriad ag yr oeddwn i eisiau ei dilyn.
hexagonus ticks and the European hedgehog, Erinaceus europaeus, in suburban and urban areas in Switzerland.
But, at the moment, the reason for the dramatic decline of Erinaceus europaeus is about as clear as mud.