Spalax


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Noun1.Spalax - type genus of the SpalacidaeSpalax - type genus of the Spalacidae  
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
mole rat - furry short-limbed tailless rodent resembling a true mole in habits and appearance; of eastern Europe and Middle East
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While some authors treated the family as monogeneric with a single recognized genus, Spalax (Savic and Nevo, 1990; Musser and Carleton, 2005; KryA!tufek and Vohralik, 2009), some others distinguished two genera namely Spalax and Microspalax or Nannospalax (Topachevskii, 1969; Gromov and Baranova, 1981; Savic, 1982a, b; Savic and Soldatovic, 1984; Musser and Carleton, 1993; Nemeth et al., 2009, 2013).
Gaits into the underground environment have been previously inferred for another subterranean rodent, the mole-rat Spalax ehrenbergi.
Hypoxia-induced BNIP3 expression and mitophagy: In vivo comparison of the rat and the hypoxia-tolerant mole rat, Spalax ehrenbergi.
2000: Effect of photoperiod variation on testes and accessory sex organs in the male blind mole rat Spalax ehrenbergi.
Adaptive variation of pelage color within and between species of the subterranean mole rat Spalax ehrenbergi in Israel.
The genome of the blind mole-rat, Spalax galili, contains more than 22,000 genes, the team reports June 3 in Nature Communications.
John's site has a Systeme de Prelevements et d'Analyse en Ligne d'Air pour Quantifier le Xenon (SPALAX) high-resolution gamma system operating on a 24 h sample collection period, while the remaining sites have a Swedish Automatic Unit for Noble Gas Acquisition (SAUNA) betagamma coincidence system with a 12 h sample collection period.
Currently, the mole rats are classified in two distinct genera, Spalax and Nannospalax [5].
42.4 0.6 Oryctolagus cuniculus 44.3 0.9 Sciurus vulgaris 39.5 0.6 Cricetus norvegicus * 40.7 0.4 Spalax sp.
4 ( ANI ): Like naked mole-rats (Heterocephalus gaber), blind mole-rats (of the genus Spalax) are resistant to cancer, a new study has claimed.
Assessment of effects of nano-materials in fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Miller) seed on the cloth dissolution after spontaneously stroke of male mole rat (Spalax leucodon) in MU[section], Turkey.