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Related to Ondatra: muskrats
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Noun1.Ondatra - muskratsOndatra - muskrats        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
musquash, Ondatra zibethica, muskrat - beaver-like aquatic rodent of North America with dark glossy brown fur
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We detected American beaver (Castor canadensis), American mink, coyote, muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus), northern raccoon, red fox, Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), weasel (Mustela spp.), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginiana), river otter, and a variety of birds and small mammals (Table 1).
Key words: ecological monitoring; aquatic mammals; indicator species; wildlife management; climate change; hydro development; Ondatra zibethicus
23.9 50.2 15.8 Undetermined vole (microtine) 4.5 12.4 14.7 Sagebrush Vole Lemmiscus curtatus - - 1.1 Common Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus 1.1 - - W.
Listrophorid mites and other ectoparasites of Muskrats, Ondatra zibethicus, from the Chena River, Alaska.
Sable mainly hunt for small animals, but it also preys on larger mammals such as chipmunks Tamias sibiricus, pikas Ochotona, squirrels Sciurus and Pteromys, muskrats Ondatra, marmots Marmota, mountain hares, and musk deer Moschus moschiferus (Moskov 1973, Khlebnikov 1977, Monakhov and Bakeyev 1981, Zirjanov et al.
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Estas caracteristicas asemejarian la union utero-tubarica del coipo con la observada en el castor (Castor canadensis) y la rata almizclera (Ondatra zibethicus) (Beck et al).
The carriage of larval Echinococcus multilocularis and other cestodes by the musk rat (Ondatra zibethicus) along the Ourthe River and its tributaries (Belgium).
Small mammals at Perico Creek include Spermophilus, Geomys bursarius, Ondatra zibethicus, and Microtus, none of which is shared with the rockshelter in Cimarron County.
However, in some cases the macroinvertebrates community responded to physical disturbances, as observed in the study by Szalay and Cassidy (2001) that assessed the response from the community of aquatic invertebrates in relation to the disturbance caused by an aquatic rodent (Ondatra zibenthicus).