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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Hypoxia-induced BNIP3 expression and mitophagy: In vivo comparison of the rat and the hypoxia-tolerant mole rat, Spalax ehrenbergi.
Evolutionary theory and processes of active speciation and adaptive radiation in subterranean mole rats, Spalax ehrenbergi superspecies in Israel.
Effect of photoperiod variation on testes and accessory sex organs in the male blind 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.
Activity pattern and rhythm in the subterranean mole rat superspecies Spalax ehrenbergi.
The genome of the blind mole-rat, Spalax galili, contains more than 22,000 genes, the team reports June 3 in Nature Communications.
The new study demonstrated just how cancer-resistant Spalax are, and suggests that the adaptations that help these rodents survive in low-oxygen environments also play a role in their longevity and cancer resistance.
Incisor adaptation to fossorial life in the blind mole-rat, Spalax ehrenbergi.
Later in the book, for example, King describes a well-known case in which ethological and physiological differences have been established between hybridizing chromosomal races, despite the absence of "genic" change (the Spalax ehrenbergi complex, p.
The blind mole rats classified in the genus Spalax revealed rather uniform karyotype both between and within the recognized species.