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Related to True lemming: Lemmus trimucronatus, Lemmus sibiricus
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Noun1.Lemmus - lemmingsLemmus - lemmings        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
European lemming, Lemmus lemmus - notable for mass migrations even into the sea where many drown
brown lemming, Lemmus trimucronatus - of northwestern Canada and Alaska
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The female true lemming can get pregnant at the age of 14 days and give birth 16 to 23 days later.