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jerboa

small, long-tailed rodent with long hindlimbs adapted to jumping. There are many species, including the Egyptian jerboa, Jaculus jaculus.
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Location of works, place of delivery supplies or performance: Marine Road, Bacchus path between the RD 559 and the path of the Navy and the road linking the roundabout at the impasse Jerboa 83110 Sanary sur mer
Plasma antidiuretic hormone levels and kidney responsiveness to vasopressin in the jerboa, Jaculus orientalis.
The Jerboa is a small mammal that resembles a kangaroo and is also one of the fastest and most beautiful rodents.
We want to assure the public that thanks to their support, we are always capable of busting such night or day jerboa (desert rodents) who want to terrorise people and destroy public security and safety.
Moore's poem offers the jerboa as a foil to the decontextualized animals of empire.
Chairman of Sweida City Council Wael Jerboa said that the law helps create administrative units capable of planning and executing development strategies for local communities efficiently, adding that it lightens the work load for small administrative units that have low financial resources.
Wolf, fox, hedgehog, rabbit, jerboa and mice were the mammals most frequently seen in the marshes.
His topics include the cherry picker war, triumph at Beda Fomm, Operation Crusader, Operations Lightfoot and Supercharge in the Second Battle of Alamein, forward to Tunis, and the Black Jerboa in Italy.
Hibernation impact on the catalytic activities of the mitochondrial D-3-hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase in liver and brain tissues of jerboa (Jaculus orientalis).
Students have also created children stories in collaboration with DWC's Education Department and Jerboa Publishing in Dubai.
Borrow systems of Iranian jerboa (Allactaga firouzi Womochel, 1978).