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(Animals) a shrew or related animal
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Noun1.sorex - type genus of the family Soricidae: shrewsSorex - type genus of the family Soricidae: shrews
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
common shrew, Sorex araneus - common American shrew
American water shrew, Sorex palustris - water shrew of North America
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Guiguet captured Dusky (Montane) Shrews (Sorex monticolus) in each of those years, but no deermice (Guiguet field notes, RBCM).
Recent research suggests that martens in northern Wisconsin are consuming fewer optimal prey items, relying more on smaller prey like shrews, Blarina brevicauda and Sorex spp., as well as prey like deer carrion that is likely riskier due to competition with other predators (Carlson et al.
There are many studies concerned with morphological variation of the common shrew (Sorex araneus).
Morphometric variation of the common shrew, Sorex araneus, in different habitats.
Individual wild common shrews (Sorex araneus) captured and tagged in Germany showed large reductions in skull size and body mass over the winter.
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Reduced developmental stability as an indicator of heavy metal pollution in common shrew Sorex avensis.
We classified each prey into size classes based on mass with <1 kg as "small" (S), 1-6 kg as "medium" (M), and >6 kg considered "large" (L) Taxa Common name Size Mammalia Artiodactyla Odocoileus virginianus White-tailed deer L Soricomorpha Sorex cinereus Masked shrew S Blarina brevicauda Short-tailed shrew S Lagomorpha Sylvilagus spp.
Seasonality of leptin levels in the BAT of the common shrew (Sorex araneus).
El patron tipo III de organizacion muscular a nivel de la ampolla y el istmo asemejo al coipo con roedores como el raton domestico, la rata comun, la marmota alpina (Mar-mota marmota), el raton escorpion (Onychomys torridus), el raton silvestre (Microtus spp.), un insectivoro como la musarana de Vagrant (Sorex vagrans) y el murcielago marron (Eptesicus fuscus) (Beck et al).