lagomorph


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la·go·morph

(lā'gō-mōrf),
A member of the order Lagomorpha.

lagomorph

(lăg′ə-môrf′)
n.
Any of various plant-eating mammals of the order Lagomorpha, having fully furred feet and two pairs of upper incisors and including the rabbits, hares, and pikas.
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In the study area, this lagomorph share its habitat with other species of mammals like the eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus), the hooded skunk (Mephitis macroura), the coyote (Canis latrans), and the gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) (Lorenzo et a l.
Hulbert (1984:203-206) reconstructed the climatic history of the last 9000 years for the southwestern part of central Texas on the basis of lagomorphs from archaeological sites in Val Verde County.
There are indications that southern bobcats are consuming a wide range of species, as in more northern areas, but still mainly lagomorphs.
Prey remains were divided into three categories (small rodents, lagomorphs and pocket gophers).
atrox consumed lagomorph as prey, including a direct observation of an adult male C.
Tularemia is a zoonotic disease caused by Francisella tularensis, a highly infectious, gram-negative coccobacillus found in lagomorphs (rabbits and hares), rodents, and arthropods throughout the Northern Hemisphere.
Animal studies have indicated that type A isolates are often associated with lagomorphs (rabbits and hares), while type B isolates are more often obtained from rodents (12,17).
According to studies conducted in North and South America, this hawk preys on a wide spectrum of prey including lagomorphs, small mammals, birds, reptiles, and insects (Jaksic et al.
Such rapid dispersal also may be a function of the recent introduction of lagomorph species into these areas.
Bobcat habitat use in southeastern Montana during periods of high and low lagomorph abundance.
By comparison, VP6 of CTFV showed no similarity with this rabbit protein (8), which may be the result of insertion of a sequence encoding a lagomorph protein into segment 7 of EYAV.