morainensis (Apicomplexa: Eimeriidae) from the Mexican ground squirrel Spermophilus
mexicanus (Rodentia: Sciuridae), in south central Texas, U.S.A.
The ground squirrel, Spermophilus
xanthoprymnus, is a terrestrial diurnal rodent; an excellent hibernator of the family Cricetidae.
Development of antisnake defenses in California ground squirrels (Spermophilus
tridecemlineatus is an inhabitant of short-grass prairies (Schmidly 2004) and prefers heavily grazed pastures (Jones 1964; Streubel & Fitzgerald 1978).
Experimental plague in rock squirrels, Spermophilus
The Mohave ground squirrel (Spermophilus
mohavensis), listed as a California Threatened species in 1971 (California Department of Fish and Game 1972), is endemic to the Mojave Desert (Best 1995).
Sciurid phylogeny and paraphyly of Holarctic ground squirrels (Spermophilus
One of the patient's dogs and a rock squirrel (Spermophilus
variegatus) that had been trapped by investigators on her property had serologic evidence of past infection with Y.
ordii, Mus musculus, Neotoma spp., and Perognathus flavus), squirrels (Spermophilus
beecheyi), gophers (Thomomys monticola), porcupines (Erethizon dorsatum) and beavers (Castor canadensis) (Chamberlin 1952; Hoff 1948, 1956; Hoff & Clawson 1952; Muchmore 1971).
beldingi or Belding's Ground Squirrel is about 9" tall when it stands on it back feet.
We have shown that a lipolytic enzyme normally expressed in the pancreas and released into the gut, pancreatic triacylglycerol lipase (PTL), is expressed in the heart and the WAT of hibernating 13- lined ground squirrels (Spermophilus
Northern Idaho Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus
brunneus brunneus) The Fish and Wildlife Service recently signed a Safe Harbor agreement with landowners Bob and Peggy Mack to enhance habitat on their property for the threatened northern Idaho ground squirrel.