A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
Affection; in psychiatry commonly refers to pleasure, particularly as it applies to gratifying experiences between individuals.
An abnormal anatomical passage between the URINARY BLADDER and the VAGINA.
Drugs designed and synthesized, often for illegal street use, by modification of existing drug structures (e.g., amphetamines). Of special interest are MPTP (a reverse ester of meperidine), MDA (3,4-methylenedioxyamphetamine), and MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine). Many drugs act on the aminergic system, the physiologically active biogenic amines.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
A group of islands in the Atlantic Ocean west of Scotland, comprising the Outer Hebrides and the Inner Hebrides.
A family of freshwater fish comprising the minnows or CARPS.
A mild, eruptive skin disease of milk cows caused by COWPOX VIRUS, with lesions occurring principally on the udder and teats. Human infection may occur while milking an infected animal.
A species of gram-negative bacteria in the genus ANAPLASMA, family ANAPLASMATACEAE, formerly called Ehrlichia phagocytophila or Ehrlichia equi. This organism is tick-borne (IXODES) and causes disease in horses and sheep. In humans, it causes human granulocytic EHRLICHIOSIS.
A tick-borne disease characterized by FEVER; HEADACHE; myalgias; ANOREXIA; and occasionally RASH. It is caused by several bacterial species and can produce disease in DOGS; CATTLE; SHEEP; GOATS; HORSES; and humans. The primary species causing human disease are EHRLICHIA CHAFFEENSIS; ANAPLASMA PHAGOCYTOPHILUM; and Ehrlichia ewingii.
It is a form of protection provided by law. In the United States this protection is granted to authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works. (from Circular of the United States Copyright Office, 6/30/2008)
A disease of cattle caused by parasitization of the red blood cells by bacteria of the genus ANAPLASMA.
The largest genus of TICKS in the family IXODIDAE, containing over 200 species. Many infest humans and other mammals and several are vectors of diseases such as LYME DISEASE, tick-borne encephalitis (ENCEPHALITIS, TICK-BORNE), and KYASANUR FOREST DISEASE.
A genus of gram-negative bacteria whose organisms are obligate parasites of vertebrates. Species are transmitted by arthropod vectors with the host range limited to ruminants. Anaplasma marginale is the most pathogenic species and is the causative agent of severe bovine anaplasmosis.
Infections with bacteria of the family ANAPLASMATACEAE.
A mammalian order which consists of 29 families and many genera.
An order of insect eating MAMMALS including MOLES; SHREWS; HEDGEHOGS and tenrecs.
The Arctic Ocean and the lands in it and adjacent to it. It includes Point Barrow, Alaska, most of the Franklin District in Canada, two thirds of Greenland, Svalbard, Franz Josef Land, Lapland, Novaya Zemlya, and Northern Siberia. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p66)
Diseases of rodents of the order RODENTIA. This term includes diseases of Sciuridae (squirrels), Geomyidae (gophers), Heteromyidae (pouched mice), Castoridae (beavers), Cricetidae (rats and mice), Muridae (Old World rats and mice), Erethizontidae (porcupines), and Caviidae (guinea pigs).
Created as a republic in 1918 by Czechs and Slovaks from territories formerly part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The country split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia 1 January 1993.
A subfamily in the family MURIDAE, comprising the Old World MICE and RATS.
A family of the order Rodentia which contains 49 genera. Some of the more common genera are MARMOTA, which includes the marmot and woodchuck; Sciurus, the gray squirrel, S. carolinensis, and the fox squirrel, S. niger; Tamias, the eastern and western chipmunk; and Tamiasciurus, the red squirrel. The flying squirrels, except the scaly-tailed Anomaluridae, also belong to this family.
The classic form of typhus, caused by RICKETTSIA PROWAZEKII, which is transmitted from man to man by the louse Pediculus humanus corporis. This disease is characterized by the sudden onset of intense headache, malaise, and generalized myalgia followed by the formation of a macular skin eruption and vascular and neurologic disturbances.
A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that is the etiologic agent of epidemic typhus fever acquired through contact with lice (TYPHUS, EPIDEMIC LOUSE-BORNE) as well as Brill's disease.
The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.
A geographical area of the United States with no definite boundaries but comprising northeastern Alabama, northwestern Georgia, northwestern South Carolina, western North Carolina, eastern Kentucky, eastern Tennessee, western Virginia, West Virginia, western Maryland, southwestern Pennsylvania, southern Ohio, and southern New York.
The storing or preserving of video signals for television to be played back later via a transmitter or receiver. Recordings may be made on magnetic tape or discs (VIDEODISC RECORDING).
A genus of the family CEBIDAE consisting of four species: S. boliviensis, S. orstedii (red-backed squirrel monkey), S. sciureus (common squirrel monkey), and S. ustus. They inhabit tropical rain forests in Central and South America. S. sciureus is used extensively in research studies.
A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
A family of the order Rodentia containing 250 genera including the two genera Mus (MICE) and Rattus (RATS), from which the laboratory inbred strains are developed. The fifteen subfamilies are SIGMODONTINAE (New World mice and rats), CRICETINAE, Spalacinae, Myospalacinae, Lophiomyinae, ARVICOLINAE, Platacanthomyinae, Nesomyinae, Otomyinae, Rhizomyinae, GERBILLINAE, Dendromurinae, Cricetomyinae, MURINAE (Old World mice and rats), and Hydromyinae.
Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.
Unsaturated azacyclopropane compounds that are three-membered heterocycles of a nitrogen and two carbon atoms.
A species of HANTAVIRUS causing nephropathia epidemica, a mild form of HEMORRHAGIC FEVER WITH RENAL SYNDROME. It is found in most of Europe and especially in Finland, along with its carrier rodent, the bank vole (Clethrionomys glareolus).
Methyl, propyl, butyl, and ethyl esters of p-hydroxybenzoic acid. They have been approved by the FDA as antimicrobial agents for foods and pharmaceuticals. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed, p872)
A plant family of the order THEALES, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida that have evergreen, alternate leaves.
An antiviral derivative of THYMIDINE used mainly in the treatment of primary keratoconjunctivitis and recurrent epithelial keratitis due to HERPES SIMPLEX virus. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p557)
Steroid-producing cells in the interstitial tissue of the TESTIS. They are under the regulation of PITUITARY HORMONES; LUTEINIZING HORMONE; or interstitial cell-stimulating hormone. TESTOSTERONE is the major androgen (ANDROGENS) produced.
Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 31-57. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_4. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5. ... Wen-Yu Wu; Lawrence J. Flynn (2017). "Yushe Basin Prometheomyini (Arvicolinae, Rodentia)". In Lawrence J. Flynn; Wen-Yu Wu (eds ... Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 11-26. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_2. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5. ... Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 123-137. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_10. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5 ...
In addition, voles target plants more than most other small animals, making their presence evident. Voles readily girdle small ... Vole species form the subfamily Arvicolinae with the lemmings and the muskrats. There are approximately 155 different vole ... Voles are small rodents that grow to 3-9 in (7.6-22.9 cm), depending on the species. Females can have five to ten litters per ... Voles thrive on small plants yet, like shrews, they will eat dead animals and, like mice and rats, they can live on almost any ...
... and small pikas via the Bering Land Bridge during the earliest Pleistocene Ochotona cf. whartoni and small pikas of the O. ... Arvicolinae) from the eastern and south-central United States". Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 10 (4): 484-490. doi: ... Pikas are small mammals, with short limbs and rounded ears. They are about 15 to 23 cm (6 to 9 in) in body length and weigh ... The call can either be short and quick, a little longer and more drawn out, or long songs. The short calls are an example of ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Myomorpha Family: Cricetidae Subfamily: ... Arvicolinae Genus: Myodes Bank vole, Myodes glareolus LR/lc Family: Muridae (mice, rats, gerbils, etc.) Subfamily: Murinae ...
... s are found over most of Canada and the United States and a small part of northern Mexico. They were introduced to ... It is the largest species in the subfamily Arvicolinae, which includes 142 other species of rodents, mostly voles and lemmings ... The babies are born small and hairless, and weigh only about 22 g (0.78 oz). In southern environments, young muskrats mature in ... The muskrat is much smaller than a beaver (Castor canadensis), with which they often share habitat. Muskrats are covered with ...
Voles, members of the family Cricetidae and subfamily Arvicolinae, are often numerous, small-to-medium-sized rodents with ... The smallest mammal on earth (and thus smallest recorded mammalian or vertebrate prey), the 1.8 g (0.063 oz) Etruscan shrew ( ... The genus name Asio is a type of eared owl, and otus also refers to a small, eared owl. The species breeds in many areas ... One of the smaller large representations was at Prignano Cilento where 13.85% were made up of mostly unidentified birds. In ...
Arvicolinae, a group that includes the voles and lemmings, usually have posterolateral palatal pits, but the configuration of ... The extinct island endemic Noronhomys vespuccii also had smaller pits, perhaps because of its short palate. Among members of ... Many members of the family lack them or have only simple pits, but Arvicolinae (voles, lemmings, and relatives) and Oryzomyini ... The possible thomasomyine Abrawayaomys chebezi has small posterolateral palatal pits. Members of the Phyllotini tribe always ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Myomorpha Family: Cricetidae Subfamily: ... Arvicolinae Genus: Dicrostonyx Northern collared lemming, Dicrostonyx groenlandicus LC The lagomorphs comprise two families, ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Microtus Günther's vole, M. guentheri LC Family: Muridae (mice, rats, gerbils, jirds etc.) Subfamily: ... Herpestes Small Indian mongoose, H. auropunctatus LC Egyptian mongoose, H. ichneumon LC Family: Hyaenidae (hyenas) Genus: ... aethiopicus LC The hyraxes are any of four species of fairly small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. ...
A lemming is a small rodent, usually found in or near the Arctic in tundra biomes. Lemmings make up the subfamily Arvicolinae ( ... They have a very short tail, a stubby, hairy snout, short legs, and small ears. They have a flattened claw on the first digit ... Thus, the unexplained fluctuations in the population of Norwegian lemmings, and perhaps a small amount of semantic confusion ( ... Order Rodentia Superfamily Muroidea Family Cricetidae Subfamily Arvicolinae: voles, lemmings, and related species Tribe ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Clethrionomys Bank vole, Clethrionomys glareolus LC Genus: Microtus Common vole, Microtus arvalis LC ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Clethrionomys Grey red-backed vole, Clethrionomys rufocanus LR/lc Northern red-backed vole, Clethrionomys ... Murina Little tube-nosed bat, Murina aurata LR/nt Greater tube-nosed bat, Murina leucogaster LR/lc Ussuri tube-nosed bat, ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Eothenomys Père David's vole, Eothenomys melanogaster LC Genus: Volemys Taiwan vole, Volemys kikuchii VU ... Aonyx Asian small-clawed otter, A. cinereus VU Genus: Lutra European otter, L. lutra NT Genus: Martes Yellow-throated marten, M ... Viverricula Small Indian civet, V. indica LC Family: Herpestidae (mongooses) Genus: Herpestes Crab-eating mongoose, H. urva LC ...
Viverricula Small Indian civet, V. indica LC Family: Herpestidae (mongooses) Genus: Herpestes Small Indian mongoose, H. ... Arvicolinae Genus: Eothenomys Père David's vole, Eothenomys melanogaster Genus: Microtus Chinese scrub vole, Microtus irene ... Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Aonyx Asian small-clawed otter, A. cinereus VU Genus: Arctonyx Hog badger, A. collaris VU Genus: Lutra Eurasian otter, L. lutra ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Chionomys Caucasian snow vole, Chionomys gud Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis Robert's snow vole, Chionomys ... Allactaga Small five-toed jerboa, Allactaga elater Subfamily: Sicistinae Genus: Sicista Northern birch mouse, Sicista betulina ... Spermophilus musicus Little ground squirrel, Spermophilus pygmaeus Family: Gliridae (dormice) Subfamily: Leithiinae Genus: ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola Water vole, Arvicola terrestris LR/lc Genus: Clethrionomys Bank vole, Clethrionomys glareolus LR/lc ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola European water vole, A. amphibius LC Southwestern water vole, A. sapidus VU Genus: Chionomys Snow ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb). Suborder: Hystricomorpha Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Chionomys Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis Genus: Ellobius Transcaucasian mole vole, Ellobius lutescens Genus: ... Allactaga Small five-toed jerboa, Allactaga elater Subfamily: Sicistinae Genus: Sicista Armenian birch mouse, S. armenica CR ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Microtus Sikkim mountain vole, Microtus sikimensis Family: Muridae (mice, rats, voles, gerbils, hamsters) ... Aonyx Asian small-clawed otter, A. cinereus VU Genus: Arctonyx Hog badger, A. collaris VU Genus: Lutra Eurasian otter, L. lutra ... edwardsii LC Small Indian mongoose, H. auropunctatus LC Crab-eating mongoose, H. urva LC Suborder: Caniformia Family: Ailuridae ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola European water vole, A. amphibius LC Montane water vole, A. scherman LC Genus: Clethrionomys Bank ...
Myotis keaysi LC Little brown bat, Myotis lucifugus LC Dark-nosed small-footed myotis, Myotis melanorhinus LC Black myotis, ... Arvicolinae Genus: Microtus California vole, Microtus californicus LC Guatemalan vole, Microtus guatemalensis NT Mexican vole, ... Rhogeessa mira VU Little yellow bat, Rhogeessa parvula LC Black-winged little yellow bat, Rhogeessa tumida LC Family: ... small-eared shrew, Cryptotis phillipsii VU Tropical small-eared shrew, Cryptotis tropicalis DD Tribe: Notiosoricini Genus: ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Clethrionomys Tien Shan red-backed vole, C. centralis Genus: Ellobius Alai mole vole, E. alaicus EN Genus: ...
Arvicolinae Genus: Chionomys Caucasian snow vole, Chionomys gud LR/nt Robert's snow vole, Chionomys roberti LR/nt Genus: ... Allactaga Small five-toed jerboa, Allactaga elater LC Subfamily: Sicistinae Genus: Sicista Northern birch mouse, Sicista ... Spermophilus musicus LC Little ground squirrel, Spermophilus pygmaeus LC Family: Gliridae (dormice) Subfamily: Leithiinae Genus ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola European water vole or north-western water vole, Arvicola terrestris LC Genus: Clethrionomys Bank ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Microtus Günther's vole, Microtus guentheri Persian vole, Microtus irani Family: Muridae (mice, rats, voles ... Herpestes Small Indian mongoose, H. auropunctatus LC Suborder: Caniformia Family: Canidae Genus: Canis Golden jackal, C. aureus ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Eothenomys Père David's vole, Eothenomys melanogaster Family: Muridae (mice, rats, voles, gerbils, hamsters ... Aonyx Asian small-clawed otter, A. cinereus VU The order Cetacea includes whales, dolphins and porpoises. They are the mammals ... Arctogalidia Small-toothed palm civet, A. trivirgata LC Genus: Paguma Masked palm civet, P. larvata LC Genus: Paradoxurus Asian ...
They have small eyes and no external ears. Zokors feed on plant matter such as tubers and seeds. Zokor bone is sometimes used ... Traditionally, zokors were thought to be closely related to either hamsters (Cricetinae) or voles (Arvicolinae), but recent ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola Water vole, Arvicola terrestris LR/lc Genus: Chionomys Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis LR/nt Genus: ... Herpestes Small Indian mongoose, H. auropunctatus LC introduced Suborder: Caniformia Family: Canidae (dogs, foxes) Genus: ...
A study of python prey, in Everglades National Park shows an alarming declines among small mammal populations in the park. " ... The subfamilies of Cricetidae include: Arvicolinae (lemmings, voles, and muskrat), Cricetinae (hamsters), Lophiomyinae (crested ... and its smaller cousin the Key Largo cotton mouse (Peromyscus gossypinus allapaticola) are in subfamily Neotominae, along with ... were working in KLH and tracking a telemetry signal transmitted by one of several radio collars they had placed on a small ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Sciuridae (squirrels) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola European water vole, Arvicola terrestris LC Genus: Chionomys Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis LC Genus ...
The grey red-backed vole feeds on grasses and small herbs, the leaves and shoots of sub-shrubs and berries.[1] It prefers the ... Arvicolinae Genus:. Myodes Species: M. rufocanus Binomial name Myodes rufocanus. (Sundevall, 1846) ...
"Small glutamine-rich tetratricopeptide repeat-containing protein (SGT) interacts with the ubiquitin-dependent endocytosis (UbE ... "The evolutionary radiation of Arvicolinae rodents (voles and lemmings): relative contribution of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb). ... Subfamily: Arvicolinae *Genus: Arvicola *Water vole Arvicola terrestris LR/lc. *Genus: Chionomys *Snow vole Chionomys nivalis ...
They may cause damage to garden plants and small trees. Reproduction[edit]. During mating season, prairie voles take up ... The prairie vole's scientific name, Microtus ochrogaster, is derived from Greek; the genus name translates to "small ear" and ... The prairie vole (Microtus ochrogaster) is a small vole found in central North America. ... which has a smaller segment. This segment is longer in other bonding animals (such as humans[citation needed]), and shorter in ...
W: A. O. Averianov, N. I. Abramson (red.) Systematics, Phylogeny and Paleontology of Small Mammals. An International Conference ... Arvicolinae Genus: Ondatra Muskrat, Ondatra zibethicus LC introduced Genus: Arvicola European water vole, A. amphibius LC Genus ...
The large segment is 6530-6550 nucleotides (nt) in length, the medium is 3613-3707 nt in length and the small is 1696-2083 nt ... The viruses carried by the subfamilies Arvicolinae and Murinae originated in Asia 500-700 years ago. These subsequently spread ... Their genomes are composed of three segments: the small (S), medium (M), and large (L) segments. The S segment, 1-3 kilobases ( ...
The two smaller labial cusps are located on an expanded shelf called the stylar shelf. Zalambdodont molars are found in, for ... Hypsodont molars can continue to grow throughout life, for example in some species of Arvicolinae (herbivorous rodents). ... Zalambdodont molars have three cusps, one larger on the lingual side and two smaller on the labial side, joined by two crests ... In many mammals, additional smaller cusps called conules appear between the larger cusps. They are named after their locations ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Alticola Silver mountain vole, Alticola argentatus Gobi Altai mountain vole, Alticola barakshin Royle's ... Murina Little tube-nosed bat, Murina aurata Round-eared tube-nosed bat, Murina cyclotis Dusky tube-nosed bat, Murina fusca DD ... Aonyx Asian small-clawed otter, A. cinereus VU Genus: Arctonyx Hog badger, A. collaris VU Genus: Lutra European otter, L. lutra ...
Its small coastal depression has link with the sea and hence water is visible in the wetland throughout the year, though saline ... Arvicolinae (lemmings and voles), Jaculus orientalis (greater Egyptian jerboa), Massoutiera mzabi (Mzab gundi), and Spalax ...
Matthew C. Mihlbachler; Joshua X. Samuels (2016). "A small-bodied species of Brontotheriidae from the middle Eocene Nut Beds of ... Alexey S. Tesakov (2016). "Early Middle Pleistocene Ellobius (Rodentia, Cricetidae, Arvicolinae) from Armenia" (PDF). Russian ... Qian Li; Yuan-Qing Wang; Łucja Fostowicz-Frelik (2016). "Small mammal fauna from Wulanhuxiu (Nei Mongol, China) implies the ... Anna K. Gillespie; Michael Archer; Suzanne J. Hand (2016). "A tiny new marsupial lion (Marsupialia, Thylacoleonidae) from the ...
There is a small museum in Ambrona built directly on the site, which shows, in situ, part of the material as it was found. It ... The most characteristic temporal marker is the Arvicolinae Microtus (I.) brecciensis, which in Ambrona presents some primitive ... The bermejuela, the only fish found in these sites, indicates a small fluvial course or lagoon not very extensive. Some of the ... Cerralbo excavated between 1000 and 2000 m² of the Torralba site and an unknown, but much smaller, area of Ambrona. ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Sciurognathi Family: Castoridae (beavers) ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola Water vole, Arvicola terrestris LR/lc Genus: Chionomys Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis LR/nt Genus: ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricomorpha Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola Water vole, Arvicola terrestris LC Genus: Chionomys Snow vole, Chionomys nivalis LC Genus: Microtus ... The hyraxes are any of four species of fairly small, thickset, herbivorous mammals in the order Hyracoidea. About the size of a ...
Myotis keenii LC Eastern small-footed myotis, Myotis leibii LC Little brown bat, Myotis lucifugus LC Dark-nosed small-footed ... Arvicolinae White-footed vole, Arborimus albipes LC Red tree vole, Arborimus longicaudus NT California red tree mouse, ... They are small to medium-sized marsupials, about the size of a large house cat, with a long snout and prehensile tail. Family: ... Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Erethizontidae (New ...
Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (99 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Alticola Stoliczka's mountain vole, Alticola stoliczkanus LC Strachey's mountain vole, Alticola stracheyi LC ... Mus Little Indian field mouse, Mus booduga LC Fawn-colored mouse, Mus cervicolor LC Cook's mouse, Mus cookii LC Rock-loving ... Herpestes Small Indian mongoose, H. auropunctatus LC Indian grey mongoose, H. edwardsii LC Ruddy mongoose, H. smithii LC Crab- ...
Myotis californicus Western small-footed myotis, Myotis ciliolabrum Long-eared myotis, Myotis evotis Little brown myotis, ... Subfamily Arvicolinae (lemmings, voles, and muskrat) White-footed vole, Arborimus albipes (CDFW special concern) Red tree vole ... Harbour porpoise, Phocoena phocoena Dall's porpoise, Phocoenoides dalli Order: Cetacea Family: Kogiidae Two species of small ... Little pocket mouse, Perognathus longimembris Palm Springs pocket mouse, P. l. bangsi (CDFW special concern; endemic) Los ...
Most rodents are small though the porcupines can weigh up to 20 kg (44 lb). Suborder: Hystricognathi Family: Hystricidae (Old ... Arvicolinae Genus: Arvicola European water vole, A. amphibius LC Genus: Chionomys Caucasian snow vole, Chionomys gud LC ... Allactaga Small five-toed jerboa, Allactaga elater LC Euphrates jerboa, Allactaga euphratica NT Family: Spalacidae Subfamily: ...
PUUV and Tula orthohantavirus (TULV) belong to the Arvicolinae-associated hantaviruses, and SNV and ANDV are representatives of ... and the small (S) segment encodes the nucleocapsid (N) protein. In rodents, hantavirus produces a chronic infection with no ...
Small rodent of the Arvicolinae subfamily. ☢ Unit of electric potential ☢. To periodically shed fur or skin. ... Science Quiz / Little Science Ladders. Random Science or Biology Quiz Can you name the four-letter answers to this science ... Tags:Astronomy Quiz, Biology Quiz, Chemistry Quiz, Physics Quiz, Word Ladder Quiz, 4-letter, little ...
Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 31-57. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_4. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5. ... Wen-Yu Wu; Lawrence J. Flynn (2017). "Yushe Basin Prometheomyini (Arvicolinae, Rodentia)". In Lawrence J. Flynn; Wen-Yu Wu (eds ... Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 11-26. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_2. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5. ... Volume II: Small Mammal Fossils of Yushe Basin. Springer. pp. 123-137. doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1050-1_10. ISBN 978-94-024-1049-5 ...
A proposed reason for this is that weather and habitat affect small mammal population density (n … ... Population densities of forest defoliating insects may be regulated by small mammal predation on the pupae. When outbreaks do ... Regulation of forest defoliating insects through small mammal predation: reconsidering the mechanisms Oecologia. 2014 Dec;176(4 ... Population densities of forest defoliating insects may be regulated by small mammal predation on the pupae. When outbreaks do ...
In addition, voles target plants more than most other small animals, making their presence evident. Voles readily girdle small ... Vole species form the subfamily Arvicolinae with the lemmings and the muskrats. There are approximately 155 different vole ... Voles are small rodents that grow to 3-9 in (7.6-22.9 cm), depending on the species. Females can have five to ten litters per ... Voles thrive on small plants yet, like shrews, they will eat dead animals and, like mice and rats, they can live on almost any ...
Kan Cave yielded a heterogeneous material of small mammals containing a characteristic Early Pleistocene association. Along ... New form of rhizodont voles (Rodentia, Arvicolinae, Clethrionomyini) from Pleistocene of Central Altai (Russia). Serdyuk N.V., ... Middle Pleistocene smaller mammals from the Monte Peglia (Orvieto, Italy) with special reference to the phylogeny of Microtus ( ... Lower beds of multi-layered Paleolithic site of the Ust-Kan Cave yielded a heterogeneous material of small mammals containing ...
Vole is the common name for small, mice-like rodents comprising several genera in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a taxon that also ... Voles are typically small, compact rodents with short legs and short tails that are smaller than the head and body length, and ... 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 5.8 5.9 M. J. R. Jordan, "Rats, mice, and relatives I: Voles and lemmings (Arvicolinae)," pages ... other authorities place the subfamily Arvicolinae in the family Muridae.[5][6][7]. Arvicolinae also is also sometimes referred ...
A wide variety of small rodents, especially voles and lemmings of the subfamily Arvicolinae, can function as intermediate hosts ... These cases have caused health concerns for the public health of residents and tourists as well as for the small but ...
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Molecular identification of small mammal species using novel cytochrome B gene-derived degenerated primers. Biochem Genet. 2012 ... Comparisons of nucleotide and amino acid sequence identities demonstrated, as expected, that the Arvicolinae-associated ... JX316008). Partial small segment (S) sequences were also recovered from lung RNA from vole B41 (GenBank accession no. JX316009 ... confirm the inclusion of the viral sequence from vole B41 as a distinct member of the Arvicolinae-associated hantaviruses. In ...
Other small mammals can be infected as well, but are much less likely to transmit the virus to other animals or humans (5--7). ... A third group of rodents, the voles and lemmings (family Muridae, subfamily Arvicolinae), is associated with a group of ... Use a small amount (the size of a pea) of chunky peanut butter as bait. Place the trap perpendicular to the baseboard or wall ... A survey of hantavirus antibody in small-mammal populations in selected United States national parks. Am J Trop Med Hyg 1998;58 ...
They have rounded bodies and blunt snouts, small ears and short tails without much hair. Their main food is grasses, but they ... Arvicolinae Population statistics The name vole is short for the archaic word volemouse, which may come from Norwegian vollmus ...
We investigated the level of intrachromosomal rearrangement in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a species-rich taxon characterized by ... We investigated the level of intrachromosomal rearrangement in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a species-rich taxon characterized by ... small mammals; voles centromere shift; chromosome painting; comparative cytogenetics; fluorescence in situ hybridization; ...
... and the small (S) segment for the nucleocapsid (N) protein [1]. Hantaviruses carried by Cricetidae rodents (subfamilies ... Arvicolinae, Neotominae, and Sigmodontinae) have in their S segment an additional +1 open reading frame (ORF) for the ...
Foley, J. E., Nieto, N. C., Adjemian, J., Dabritz, H., & Brown, R. N. (2008). Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small ... Foley, JE, Nieto, NC, Adjemian, J, Dabritz, H & Brown, RN 2008, Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small mammal hosts of ... Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small mammal hosts of Ixodes ticks, Western United States. / Foley, Janet E.; Nieto, ... Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small mammal hosts of Ixodes ticks, Western United States. Emerging infectious diseases ...
Cell attachment activity of fibronectin can be duplicated by small synthetic fragments of the molecule. Nature 309:30-33. ... Arvicolinae (voles), or Sigmodontinae. About half of the known members of the genus Hantavirus are pathogenic; the rest are ... small; 1,700 to 2,100 nt). The proteins they encode are an RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp, from the L segment mRNA); a ... This observation motivated our efforts to identify small peptides that may inhibit SNV infection. The peptides that we ...
Within the Crecitidae group are the subfamilies, Arvicolinae, or lemmings and voles etc, and Cricetinae, which are hamsters, ... Gerbillinae is currently classed separately because at the molecular level they have little in common with the family ...
Arvicolinae. , Neotominae. , and Sigmodontinae. rodents (. Table 2. ). No insertions or deletions were found in the regions ... Features of circulation of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) virus among small mammals in the European U.S.S.R.. ... Arvicolinae. rodents (such as Peromyscus leucopus. and Microtus pennsylvanicus. ) and their ferocious territorial behavior, ... We were also constrained by the limited availability of tissues from the 3 infected shrews and the need to retain small ...
As a small molecule inhibitor, MLN4924 functions as a potent and selective inhibitor for NAE1 [104]. As a result, in a dose- ... or hantaviruses that are transmitted by Arvicolinae or Sigmodontinae rodents, but not by murinae rodents [7, 27-31]. ... The bunyavirus genome is comprised of three negative-sense single stranded RNA segments; Large (L)-, Medium (M)-, and Small (S ... Phylogenetic relationships among sandfly fever group viruses (Phlebovirus: Bunyaviridae) based on the small genome segment. J ...
However, the small intestine is quite short. There is no supraorbital branch of the stapedial artery; instead, the infraorbital ... Subfamily Arvicolinae lemmings and voles Arvicolinae: information (1) Arvicolinae: pictures (51) Arvicolinae: specimens (27) ... Arvicolinae is a large subfamily of cricetid rodents that are fairly uniform in appearance but diverse in their habits. There ... In the subfamily Arvicolinae, the IUCN lists 23 lower risk species, 1 near threatened species (wood lemming, Myopus ...
... only a small number are associated with the subfamilies Arvicolinae or Murinae. To determine the number and distribution of ... Mills JN, Johnson JM, Ksiazek TG, Ellis BA, Rollin PE, Yates TL, A survey of hantavirus antibody in small-mammal populations in ... are clearly separated from those associated with Arvicolinae and Sigmodontinae rodents. The Arvicolinae-associated viruses ( ... That is, if little host switching has occurred and if instead hantaviruses are associated with specific primary rodent ...
They are included in the subfamily Arvicolinae along with muskrats and voles. ... Facts about Lemmings talk about a small rodent, which live in tundra or Arctic. ... Facts about Lemmings talk about a small rodent, which live in tundra or Arctic. They are included in the subfamily Arvicolinae ...
A vole is a small rodent; a relative of the mouse, the vole has a stouter body, a shorter, hairy tail, a slightly rounder head ... Volespecies form the subfamily Arvicolinae with the lemmings and the muskrats. ... smaller ears and eyes, and differently formed molars (high-crowned and with angular cusps instead of low-crowned and with ...
They may cause damage to garden plants and small trees. Reproduction[edit]. During mating season, prairie voles take up ... The prairie voles scientific name, Microtus ochrogaster, is derived from Greek; the genus name translates to "small ear" and ... The prairie vole (Microtus ochrogaster) is a small vole found in central North America. ... which has a smaller segment. This segment is longer in other bonding animals (such as humans[citation needed]), and shorter in ...
... a winter nest is located in burrows and small crevices.. Tracks: You ve got to be kidding. Did you see how small this guy is?. ... The Arvicolinae subfamily includes voles, lemmings and muskrats. These rodents tend to be compact, short-tailed, round-headed ... a much smaller, short-tailed (much less than half the total length), small-eared field, or prairie form. ... EASTERN HARVEST MOUSE (Reithrodontomys humulis) (groove-toothed mouse; small). Appalachian Region Distribution: Extirpated in ...
... and secondly that the Intellicage serves as a valuable cognitive testing arena for small wild rodents, or for circumstances ... Arvicolinae / physiology* * Behavioral Research / instrumentation* * Behavioral Research / methods * Circadian Rhythm / ...
Diet shifts are common in mammals and birds, but little is known about how such shifts along the food web affect contaminant ... Cryptosporidium infecting wild cricetid rodents from the subfamilies Arvicolinae and Neotominae.. Brianna L S Stenger, Michaela ... In industrial districts, a decrease in the density of small rodent populations has been observed. This decline may be caused by ... Additionally in this study, the parts of the small subunit rRNA (18S rRNA) gene of Aonchotheca annulosa from bank vole, ...
Subfamily Arvicolinae Gray 1821 // Pavlinov I.Ya. & Lissovsky A.A. (eds.). The Mammals of Russia: A Taxonomic and Geographic ... Middle Pleistocene smaller mammals from the Monte Peglia (Orivieto, Italy) with special reference to the phylogeny of Microtus ... Pliocene voles (Pliomys, Arvicolinae, Radentia) from Odessa Catacombs // Russian Journal of Theriology. Vol.4. No.2. P.123-135. ... An Atlas of the Geographic Distribution of the Arvicoline Rodents of the World (Rodentia, Muridae: Arvicolinae). Sofia: Pensoft ...
... mice-like rodents comprising several genera in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a taxon that also includes lemmings and, ... Vole is the common name for small, mice-like rodents comprising several genera in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a taxon that also ... Voles are typically small, compact rodents with short legs and short tails that are smaller than the head and body length, and ... other authorities place the subfamily Arvicolinae in the family Muridae.567. Arvicolinae also is also sometimes referred to as ...
Fluoride accumulation and toxicity in wild small mammals. Boulton, I. C., Cooke, J. A. & Johnson, M. S., Jan 1 1994, In : ... Fluoride accumulation and toxicity in laboratory populations of wild small mammals and white mice. Boulton, I. C., Cooke, J. A. ... Long time existence and singular perturbation results for quasilinear hyperbolic equations with small parameter and dissipation ...
1b; Table 2), whereas a smaller proportion (2.93%, P , 0.0001) of total variation emerged between clusters (FCT = 0.33, P , ... Mitochondrial phylogeny of Arvicolinae using comprehensive taxonomic sampling yields new insights[J]. Biol J Linn Soc. 2008;94( ... Losing ground: past history and future fate of Arctic small mammals in a changing climate. Glob Chang Biol. 2013;19(6):1854-64. ... 4). These findings supported a scenario where a small number of founders disperse and initiate colonization followed by a rapid ...
  • Vole species form the subfamily Arvicolinae with the lemmings and the muskrats. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vole is the common name for small, mice -like rodents comprising several genera in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a taxon that also includes lemmings and, in some classifications, muskrats . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Voles, along with lemmings (and sometimes muskrats ), are grouped together in the subfamily Arvicolinae . (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • [5] . The muskrat ( Ondatr zibethicus ), which is sometimes placed in the Arvicolinae with the voles and lemmings, are much larger than other members of the subfamily and have a tail that is longer and flattened laterally, as an adaptation to an aquatic lifestyle. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • A wide variety of small rodents, especially voles and lemmings of the subfamily Arvicolinae, can function as intermediate hosts ( 1 , 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • A third group of rodents, the voles and lemmings (family Muridae, subfamily Arvicolinae), is associated with a group of hantaviruses distinct from those that cause HPS. (cdc.gov)
  • We investigated the level of intrachromosomal rearrangement in the Arvicolinae subfamily, a species-rich taxon characterized by very high rate of karyotype evolution. (mdpi.com)
  • Arvicolinae is a large subfamily of cricetid rodents that are fairly uniform in appearance but diverse in their habits. (animaldiversity.org)
  • The subfamily Arvicolinae has a Holarctic distribution. (animaldiversity.org)
  • They are included in the subfamily Arvicolinae along with muskrats and voles. (lessknownfacts.com)
  • Subfamily Arvicolinae Gray 1821 // Pavlinov I.Ya. (msu.ru)
  • The Arvicolinae are a subfamily of rodents that includes the voles, lemmings, and muskrats. (etuqegemar.tk)
  • Voles, lemmings , and the muskrat are all classified in the subfamily Arvicolinae within the mouse family Muridae , order Rodentia . (britannica.com)
  • The common vole, Microtus arvalis belongs to the genus Microtus in the subfamily Arvicolinae. (uni-potsdam.de)
  • Phylogenetic analyses using the sequence of 21 arvicoline species place the common vole as a sister species to the East European vole (Microtus levis), but as opposed to previous results we find no support for the recognition of the genus Neodon within the subfamily Arvicolinae, as this is, as well as the genus Lasiopodomys, found within the Microtus genus. (uni-potsdam.de)
  • 1973. Middle Pleistocene smaller mammals from the Monte Peglia (Orvieto, Italy) with special reference to the phylogeny of Microtus (Arvicolidae, Rodentia) // Quaternaria. (msu.ru)
  • Molecular phylogeny and evolution of the Asian lineage of vole genus Microtus (Rodentia: Arvicolinae) inferred from mitochondrial cytochrome b sequence // Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. (msu.ru)
  • 17. Li Y, Shi Y, Lu J, Ji W, Wang Z (2016) Sequence and phylogenetic analysis of the complete mitochondrial genome of Lasiopodomysmandarinusmandarinus (Arvicolinae, Rodentia). (ecologyatalbany.com)
  • K voprosu o stabil'nosti i izmenchivosti kariotipa polevki-ekonomki (Microtus oeconomus, Rodentia, Arvicolinae): analiz novykh nakhodok iz Vostochnoy Yevropy // Zool. (gbif.org)
  • Voles are small rodents that grow to 3-9 in (7.6-22.9 cm), depending on the species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Voles are typically small, compact rodents with short legs and short tails that are smaller than the head and body length, and generally less than fifty percent of the head and body length. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • All of the pathogenic hantaviruses are carried by one or two species of wild rodents of the family Muridae in any of the subfamilies Murinae, Arvicolinae (voles), or Sigmodontinae. (asm.org)
  • Pairwise alignment and comparison of the 1,390-nt region (463 aa) spanning the Gn and Gc glycoprotein-encoding M segment indicated differences of 33.6%-41.9% and 32.7%-47.4% at the nucleotide and amino acid levels, respectively, from representative hantaviruses harbored by Murinae , Arvicolinae , Neotominae , and Sigmodontinae rodents ( Table 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Conclusions are firstly that the wood mice show superior learning abilities in this paradigm, and secondly that the Intellicage serves as a valuable cognitive testing arena for small wild rodents, or for circumstances where cognition must be compared independent of different responses to handling or novel environments. (nih.gov)
  • The decline in the reproductive abilities of small rodents after copper exposure was demonstrated in our previous work (Miska-Schramm A, Kruczek M, Kapusta J, Ecotoxicology 23:1546-1554, 2014). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • Most rodents are small though the capybara can weigh up to 45 kg (100 lb). (wikipedia.org)
  • Muskrats are the largest species in the family Arvicolinae, which includes 142 other species of rodents such as rats, voles and lemmings. (dickinsoncountyconservationboard.com)
  • The numbers of small rodents in northern Sweden fluctuate heavily, peaking every 3 or 4 years. (nih.gov)
  • We hypothesize that Guillain-Barré syndrome, myocarditis, and insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in humans in Sweden are caused by one or more infectious agents carried by small rodents. (nih.gov)
  • Also, a group of novel picornaviruses recently isolated from these small rodents is being investigated as the possible etiologic agent(s). (nih.gov)
  • Makarikov AA, Galbreath KE, Hoberg EP (2013) Parasite diversity at the Holarctic nexus: species of Arostrilepis (Eucestoda: Hymenolepididae) in voles and lemmings (Cricetidae: Arvicolinae) from greater Beringia. (springer.com)
  • The prairie vole ( Microtus ochrogaster ) is a small vole found in central North America . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Amargosa vole (Microtus californicus scirpensis) is a highlyendangered rodent endemic to a small stretch of the California portion of the Amargosa River basin in Inyo County's Mojave Desert. (bireme.br)
  • Meadow vole , ( Microtus pennsylvanicus ), also called meadow mouse , one of the most common and prolific small mammals in North America . (britannica.com)
  • The field vole is a small, dark brown rodent with a short tail, distinguishable from the closely related common vole ( Microtus arvalis ) by its darker, longer and shaggier hair and by its more densely haired ears. (hitchhikersgui.de)
  • Phylogenetic analyses of the S:, M, and L: genes of the hantaviruses (Bunyaviridae: Hantavirus) revealed three well-differentiated clades corresponding to viruses parasitic on three subfamilies (Murinae, Arvicolinae, and Sigmodontinae) of the rodent family Muridae. (pills2021.com)
  • Facts about Lemmings talk about a small rodent, which live in tundra or Arctic. (lessknownfacts.com)
  • In industrial districts, a decrease in the density of small rodent populations has been observed. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • The life-cycle of E. multilocularis involves small rodent intermediate hosts such as arvicolids and wild or domestic canid definitive hosts such as the red fox ( Vulpes vulpes ), the Arctic fox ( Vulpes lagopus ), the raccoon dog ( Nyctereutes procyonoides ) or the dog ( Canis lupus f. familiaris ). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Here we show that pseudotyped viruses bearing the surface glycoprotein (GP) of AMAV or TCRV can infect cells using the TfR1 orthologs of several mammalian species, including those of their respective natural hosts, the small rodent Neacomys spinosus and the fruit bat Artibeus jamaicensis. (scripps.edu)
  • Where larger predators are sufficiently abundant or exert year-round predation pressure on small mustelids, their impact on mustelids may impose biological barrier to dispersal that are sufficient to weaken the coupling between small mustelids and their rodent prey, and thus impose a degree of top down limitation on mustelids. (elsevier.com)
  • Physically, the long-tailed field mouse is a small rodent with an average body mass of 23.4 g or 0.82 oz. (thewebsiteofeverything.com)
  • Lower beds of multi-layered Paleolithic site of the Ust'-Kan Cave yielded a heterogeneous material of small mammals containing a characteristic Early Pleistocene association. (msu.ru)
  • Other small mammals can be infected as well, but are much less likely to transmit the virus to other animals or humans ( 5--7 ). (cdc.gov)
  • A total of 2,121 small mammals in California were assessed for Anaplasma phagocytophilum from 2006 through 2008. (elsevier.com)
  • We collected 115 fecal samples of unknown small mammals, resembling fecal droppings of voles and mice (i.e. (springer.com)
  • For 90 samples, sequences of the variable control region in the mitochondrial genome were obtained and compared to published DNA sequences of small mammals occurring in north European salt marshes. (springer.com)
  • Gamasid mites of small mammals in the semi-desert territories of the Saratov Trans-Volga region]. (bireme.br)
  • The paper contains the data on the species composition and comparative analysis of gamaside mites, parasitizing on small mammals in the semi-desert territories of Saratov trans-Volga region. (bireme.br)
  • As a result of the study of semi-desert zone of Saratov trans-Volga region and taking into account literary data, parasitic fauna of small mammals of Aleksandrovo-Gaisky District was expanded up to 21 species, and of Saratov Province, up to 44 species of gamasid mites. (bireme.br)
  • Own observations included - observations on routes in different parts of the reserve, winter route surveys of non-hibernating large mammals, tracking movements of animals on footprints in the snow, catches of small mammals, catches of bats by spider webs, accounts of beavers and beaver settlements (Albov, Khlyap, 2015, 2016). (gbif.org)
  • Cytogenetic and molecular genetic studies of hedgehogs, roe deer, and some species of small mammals have been carried out (Albov et al. (gbif.org)
  • We monitored data on small mammals from northern Sweden and used these data to predict and subsequently verify high bank vole numbers in the fall of 2007, which indicated an increased risk of PUUV exposure to humans. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Small mammals were examined for their intestinal nematodes by necropsy. (bvsalud.org)
  • This is the first report of nematode infections in small mammals captured near the DMZ in ROK. (bvsalud.org)
  • Since the amount of power a muscle can generate depends upon the catalytic potential of its enzyme machinery (the higher the catalytic potential the higher the maximum rate of energy generation), these data predict that the scope for aerobic activity in large mammals should be greater than in small mammals if nothing else becomes limiting, a result in fact recently obtained by Taylor et al. (nih.gov)
  • Over 90% of these are from Alaska and include unparalleled series of small mammals, carnivores, and marine mammals. (idigbio.org)
  • Multi-annual population fluctuations in small mammals have been known for decades, but the mechanisms that drive them are still a matter of debate. (biologists.org)
  • only a small number are associated with the subfamilies Arvicolinae or Murinae . (cdc.gov)
  • Comparisons of nucleotide and amino acid sequence identities demonstrated, as expected, that the Arvicolinae-associated hantaviruses showed the highest similarity to the UK sequence at the nucleotide (65.7%-78.8% for S and 76.6%-77.5% for L) and the amino acid (66.4%-86.3% for S and 80%-88% for L) levels ( Technical Appendix ). (cdc.gov)
  • Phylogenetic analyses of partial L ( Figure , panel A) and partial S sequences ( Figure, panel B) confirm the inclusion of the viral sequence from vole B41 as a distinct member of the Arvicolinae-associated hantaviruses. (cdc.gov)
  • Blood collected from vole B41 was positive for hantavirus-specific antibodies (indirect fluorescent antibody test that used Puumala antigen) ( 8 ), suggesting cross-reactivity, as would be expected for Arvicolinae-associated hantaviruses. (cdc.gov)
  • Play media The average life of the smaller vole species is three to six months. (wikipedia.org)
  • Partial small segment (S) sequences were also recovered from lung RNA from vole B41 (GenBank accession no. (cdc.gov)
  • As this is the only captive colony for this species, there is little published information about appropriate care and husbandry for the Amargosa vole. (bireme.br)
  • [1] They resemble a mouse, but with a stouter body, a shorter hairy tail (true mice in the Mus genus tend to have slender, hairless tails), a slightly rounder head, smaller ears and eyes, and differently formed molars (high-crowned and with angular cusps instead of low-crowned and with rounded cusps). (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Multi-species grazing of small herbivores mediates plant community impacts. (ecologyatalbany.com)
  • This is hugely beneficial to the study of wild animals as, even when large numbers of individuals are unobtainable, the amount of data produced still allows for accurate, reliable population and species level results from a small selection of individuals. (uni-potsdam.de)
  • The use of NGS to study species for which little to no previous research has been carried out on and the production of novel evolutionary information and reference datasets for the greater scientific community were the focuses of this thesis. (uni-potsdam.de)
  • Duplication, balancing selection and trans-species evolution explain the high levels of polymorphism of the DQA MHC class II gene in voles (Arvicolinae). (ivb.cz)
  • Bite-size mustelid predators searching for scarce, depleted prey expose themselves to increased risk of predation by larger predators of small mammal that are themselves searching for similar prey species. (elsevier.com)
  • Voles outwardly resemble several other small animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Voles thrive on small plants yet, like shrews, they will eat dead animals and, like mice and rats, they can live on almost any nut or fruit. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, voles target plants more than most other small animals, making their presence evident. (wikipedia.org)
  • Voles are commonly mistaken for other small animals. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • In fact, voles are unique and best described as being a little bit like all the other animals they are so commonly thought to be. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Of the 30 northern short-tailed shrews tested, hantavirus M-segment sequences were amplified from lung tissues of 3 of 12 animals captured in Camp Ripley (46.185°N, 94.4337°W), a 53,000-acre, state-owned military and civilian training center near Little Falls, in Morrison County, Minnesota, USA, in August 1998 ( Table 1 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Population densities of forest defoliating insects may be regulated by small mammal predation on the pupae. (nih.gov)
  • A proposed reason for this is that weather and habitat affect small mammal population density (numerical response) and hence pupal predation. (nih.gov)
  • 2011 ). The amplified product was relatively small, ~ 300 nt, providing a marker to study field samples with possibly degraded DNA which still allows screening for genetic variation within the population. (springer.com)
  • Consequently, it appears that the Norwegian lemming evolved from a small population that survived the LGM in an ice-free Scandinavian refugium. (bournemouth.ac.uk)
  • We propose an alternative explanation: weather and habitat affect small mammal feeding behaviour (functional response) and hence the outbreak risks of forest pest insects. (nih.gov)
  • Voles are characterized by a stout body, small and rounded ears, short legs, relatively large eyes, and a tail that is shorter than the head and body. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • [5] They have small, rounded ears, blunt snouts, and relatively large eyes. (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • They have rounded bodies and blunt snouts, small ears and short tails without much hair. (conservapedia.com)
  • All have minute, degenerate eyes and small ears concealed in the fur. (britannica.com)
  • Also the wood mouse is smaller in size and has smaller ears. (thewebsiteofeverything.com)
  • Bayesian phylogenetic trees constructed by using the models HKY+gamma for partial large segment sequences (n = 19) (A) and GTR+gamma for partial small segment sequences (n = 39) (B). (cdc.gov)
  • However, the small intestine is quite short. (animaldiversity.org)
  • resides in the small intestine of the definitive host. (cdc.gov)
  • When the seeds are least available they also eat small invertebrates like insects and snails and also eat fruits, berries and roots. (thewebsiteofeverything.com)
  • Our results suggest that positive density dependence could dramatically alter evolution in expanding populations even when its contribution to the expansion velocity is small. (bvsalud.org)
  • The small particles appear to either adhere to the cells or are phagocytosed by them and the toxic effect may be physical rather than chemical. (courtfield.tk)
  • They are subniveal animals, and together with voles and muskrats, they make up the subfamily Arvicolinae, which forms part of the largest mammal radiation by far, the. (appspot.com)
  • They are subniveal animals (living in a zone that is in or under the snow layer) and together with the voles and muskrats, they make up the subfamily Arvicolinae. (animalcorner.org)
  • A lemming is a small rodent, usually found in or near the Arctic in tundra biomes.Lemmings make up the subfamily Arvicolinae (also known as Microtinae) together with voles and muskrats, which form part of the superfamily Muroidea, which also includes rats, mice, hamsters, and gerbils.In popular culture, a longstanding myth holds that they commit mass suicide. (roboticstoday.com)
  • Lemmings are small rodents, usually found in or near the Arctic, in tundra biomes. (appspot.com)
  • Lemmings are small rodents who are members of the Cricetidae family. (animalcorner.org)
  • When sensing danger or when surprised, woodland voles make … The Woodland Vole (Microtus pinetorum) is a small vole with an average body mass of 26 g and a length of about 120 mm. (esrsa.co.za)
  • These pests are small, with an adult vole typically reaching about five to seven inches in length. (numbersproject.com)
  • The woodland vole is one of the smallest members of its genus, weighing 14 to 37 grams (0.5 to 1.3 ounces). (esrsa.co.za)
  • The woodland vole (Microtus pinetorum) is a small vole found in eastern North America. (esrsa.co.za)
  • They found it was almost always a large colony invading a much smaller colony, ensuring success. (numbersproject.com)