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Noun1.Eutamias - chipmunks of western America and AsiaEutamias - chipmunks of western America and Asia
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Sciuridae, Sciuridae - a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles
chipmunk - a burrowing ground squirrel of western America and Asia; has cheek pouches and a light and dark stripe running down the body
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Coccidia (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from sciurid rodents (Eutamias, Sciurus, Tamiasciurus spp.) from the western United States and northern Mexico with descriptions of two new species.
Altitudinal zonation of chipmunks (Eutamias): interspecific aggression.
sp., Two New Parasitic Nematodes from Eutamias striatus lysteri (Richardson).
We also captured four Merriam's chipmunks (Eutamias merriami), four California ground squirrels (Otospermophilus beecheyi), one big-eared woodrat (Neotoma macrotis) and one brush mouse (Peromyscus boylii).
Occassionally, other species such as Neotoma fuscipes, Sylvilagus spp., Eutamias townsendi, Scapanus townsendi, Rattus norvegicus, and Zapus trinotatus were taken.
Three new chipmunks of the genus Eutamias from Nevada: Journal of Mammalogy, 12:298-301.
triton, Eutamias sibiricus, Meriones lybicus, and Clethrionomys rufocanus, were positive for F.
The third discriminant function increased with the incidence of Townsend's chipmunks (Eutamias townsendii), and decreased with the incidence of black bears (Ursus americanus) (standardized coefficients [less than]0.53 and -0.45, respectively; all other coefficients [less than]0.35; eigenvalue and percentage of overall dispersion = 0.18 and 4%).
truei), and one (2%) of 48 chipmunks (Eutamias dorsalis).
The numerous boreal species at Fowlkes Cave include Sorex vagrans (vagrant shrew), Sorex palustris (water shrew), Eutamias cinereicollis (gray-collared chipmunk), and Marmota flaviventris (yellow-bellied marmot).