Neotoma floridana


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Noun1.Neotoma floridana - large greyish-brown wood rat of the southeastern United States
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)
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polionotus, eastern wood rats Neotoma floridana, eastern gray squirrels Sciurus carolinensis, fox squirrels S.
I also caught seven fulvous harvest mice (Reithrodontomys fulvescens) and one eastern woodrat (Neotoma floridana).
Less prevalent blood sources included cow (Bos taurus), dog/wolf (Canis lupus), squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis), cat (Felis domesticus), and woodrat (Neotoma floridana), each found in <15% of bugs.
In January of 2001, a farmer in Bedias, Texas, (eastern central Texas) found an eastern wood rat (Neotoma floridana) in a hay barn.
Whereas eastern woodrats (Neotoma floridana) once ranged throughout much of southern Illinois, today only four remnant populations remain.
156 52.5 Reithrodontomys fulvescens 42 14.1 Neotoma floridana 33 11.1 Ochrotomys nuttalli 26 8.8 Blarina carolinensis 23 7.7 Sigmodon hispidus 11 3.7 Cryptotis parva 4 1.4 Cardinalus cardinalus 2 0.7 TOTAL 297 100 Radiotelemetry.-Four golden mice (two males and two females) were radio-tracked during the summer resulting in 95 locations at 13 unique refugia.
Here we describe an unusual case of an eastern woodrat, Neotoma floridana (Ord) (Rodentia: Muridae), parasitized by larvae of Cutere bra fontinella Clark, which typically infest mice.
The Key Largo woodrat (Neotoma floridana smalli) is confined to a single small population in less than 2,225 acres (900 hectares) of tropical hardwood forest in southern Florida.
While conducting radio-telemetry work on federally-listed Key Largo woodrats (Neotoma floridana) on 13 April 2007, the alarming capture of an 8 ft.
Ecological observations on the wondrat Neotoma floridana. University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, Miscellaneous Publication 8:499-533.
Short report: a disseminated infection of Leishmania mexicana in an eastern woodrat, Neotoma floridana, collected in Texas.