fossorial mammal

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Noun1.fossorial mammal - a burrowing mammal having limbs adapted for digging
mammal, mammalian - any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
naked mole rat - fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites
Damaraland mole rat - colonial mole rat of western Africa; similar to naked mole rat
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Two species of fossorial mammals occurred at FLSRA.
juveniles) can be successfully captured and we discuss general trapping practices for juvenile fossorial mammals.