Meles meles


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Noun1.Meles meles - a variety of badger native to Europe and AsiaMeles meles - a variety of badger native to Europe and Asia
badger - sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws; widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
genus Meles, Meles - in some classifications: type genus of the subfamily Melinae
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Following this classification, the European badger (Meles meles) is considered a primary earthworm consumer (Skoog 1970, Kruuk & De Kock 1981, Kruuk & Parish 1981, Lucherini & Crema 1995, Balestrieri et al.
European badger Meles meles populations in the Netherlands have suffered strong declines over the past century.
-- Alectoris chukar, Alectoris rufa, Alectoris, barbara, Alectoris philbyi), francolins (Francolinus francolinus), hares (Lepus europaeus), mouflons (Ovis orientalis, Ovis gmelini, Ovis musimon, Ovis ammon), raccoons (Procyon lotor), opossums (Didelphis virginiana, and Trichosurus vulpecula) and badgers (Meles meles and Memphitis memphitis).
Which British mammal has the Latin name Meles meles? 10.
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The European badger, Meles meles, is one of the UK's favourite wild creatures, recognised by all.
The badger (meles meles) also faces the looming threat of a cull in a bid to reduce bovine TB.
El segundo ensamble se compone de cinco especies: el lince iberico (Lynx pardinus), el zorro europeo (Vulpes vulpes), el tejon (Meles meles), el meloncillo (Herpestes ichneumon) y la gineta (Genetta genetta).
BADGERS found in the UK are the Eurasian Badger (meles meles), once classified as a bear.
Wildlife may become new reservoirs of infection and may recontaminate domestic animals; examples include bovine tuberculosis in the United Kingdom associated with Mycobacterium bovis infection in badgers (Meles meles) (18) and brucellosis in outdoor-reared swine in Europe that resulted from spillover from the wild boar brucellosis (Brucella suis biovar 2) reservoir (19).
Social structure of the Eurasian badger (Meles meles): genetic evidence.