Neotoma cinerea


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Related to Neotoma cinerea: Neotoma fuscipes, Neotoma floridana
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Noun1.Neotoma cinerea - any of several bushy-tailed rodents of the genus Neotoma of western North AmericaNeotoma cinerea - any of several bushy-tailed rodents of the genus Neotoma of western North America; hoards food and other objects
wood rat, wood-rat - any of various small short-tailed rodents of the northern hemisphere having soft fur grey above and white below with furred tails and large ears; some are hosts for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks)
dusky-footed woodrat, Neotoma fuscipes - host to Lyme disease tick (Ixodes pacificus) in northern California
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(6) 1.1 2.9 2.1 Bushy-tailed Woodrat Neotoma cinerea - 1.3 1.1 Ground Squirrel Spermophilus spp.
mexicana or Neotoma cinerea (bushy-tailed woodrat); however, lower first molars from Lower Sloth Cave do pertain to N.
monticola, mountain pocket gopher x -- -- Thomomys sp., pocket gopher -- 2 1 Heteromyidae Chaetodipus californicus, California pocket mouse x -- -- Chaetodipus sp., pocket mouse -- 2 2 Dipodomys heermanii, Heermann's kangaroo rat x -- -- Castoridae Castor canadensis, beaver x -- -- Muridae Neotoma cinerea, bushy-tailed woodrat x -- -- N.