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sciurid

(sī′yo͝o-rĭd′)
n.
Any of various rodents of the family Sciuridae, which includes the squirrels, prairie dogs, and marmots.

sci′u·rid′ adj.
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(Sporozoa, Eimeriidae) from three species of Alberta Spermophilus (Rodentia, Sciuridae).
The climbing and gliding locomotion of the giant red flying squirrel Petaurista petaurista (Sciuridae).
Number of Number of elevated ground Order stations stations (a) Species (n = 21) (n = 39) Carnivora American Marten (Martes americana) 19 19 Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) 0 9 American Mink (Neovison vison) 0 1 Long-tailed Weasel (Mustela frenata) 0 2 Short-tailed Weasel (Mustela erminea) 0 2 American Black Bear (Ursus americanus) 2 5 Coyote (Canis latrans) 3 9 Bobcat (Lynx rufus) 3 8 Northern Raccoon (Procyon lotor) 1 0 Mountain Lion (Puma concolor) 0 1 Striped Skunk (Mephitis mephitis) 0 1 Western Spotted Skunk (Spilogale gracilis) 0 2 Rodentia Sciuridae 7 31 Lagomorpha Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus) 0 9 Artiodactyla Mule or Black-tailed Deer 0 4 (Odocoileus hemionus) (a) All ground stations had bait generally accessible to terrestrial mammals, but 3 ground stations also had elevated baits.
abaigari, Paraethomys meini, Occitanomys brailloni, Occitanomys sp., Stephanomys dubari, Eliomys intermedius, Apocricetus barrierei, Ruscinomys sp., Atlantoxerus sp., Sciuridae indet., Debruijnimys cf.
Los estadios inmaduros tambien parecen ser parasitos oportunistas, ya que se han encontrado asociados a diferentes especies de mamiferos (familia Cervidae, Tayassuidae, Procyonidae, Sciuridae, Leporidae, Dasyproctidae y Erethizontidae) y aves (familias Turdidae, Emberizidae, Corvidae y Falconidae) (13).
En Venezuela, los pequenos mamiferos no voladores pertenecientes a los ordenes Didelphimorphia, Paucituberculata, Soricomorpha y Rodentia (familias Sciuridae, Heteromyidae, Cricetidae, Caviidae y Echimyidae) constituyen el 31% de la fauna de mamiferos documentada para el pais, con 19 especies endemicas (Sanchez-Hernandez y Lew, 2012), a las cuales hay que adicionar Cryptotis aroensis y C.
Only one species of chipmunk, Tam ias striatus (Sciuridae), was captured during the survey.
Further, the rodent, three-striped palm squirrel, Funambuluspalmarum (Family: Sciuridae) was found to be feeding on flowers and fruits (Fig.
Sciuridae.--We have observed 5 species of squirrels at the IND conservation lands.
Laboratory evaluation of fipronil and imidacloprid topical insecticides for control of the plague vector Oropsylla montana (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae) on California ground squirrels (Rodentia: Sciuridae).
Black-tailed prairie dogs (BTPD), Cynomys ludovicianus (Rodentia: Sciuridae) have become a major focus in wildlife conservation because they are considered a 'keystone' species in North American grasslands (1).