Specifically, in the Chihuahuan Desert of northern Mexico, lagomorphs, e.g., black-tailed jackrabbits (Lepus californicus) and desert cottontails (Sylvilagus audubonii), were reported as the main prey, whereas rodents such as packrats
(Neotoma leucodon), ground squirrels (Spermophilus), and deer mice (Peromyscus) , were reported as secondary prey (Delibes et al., 1986; Delibes and Hiraldo, 1987).
like variety, while others specialize.
Twenty-one species of pseudoscorpions, belonging to 14 genera and eight different families are known to be associated with nests packrats
(or wood rat) of the genus Neotoma (Villegas-Guzman 2003; Francke & Villegas-Guzman 2006).
A typical packrat
nest has four separate components (Alvarez et al.
(Rodentia, Neotoma) midden studies and other faunal evidence provide a basis for the interpretation of paleoenvironmental conditions at Muskox Cave.
Overnight a sneaky desert packrat
came several times and took some things to its nest.
, and Roy must work fast to save the wild animals!
The "Visual PackRat
Plus" firearms collector's computer program is new from Spectrum Software.
Guess what--a packrat
had been using the rock as a bathroom!
Mystery on Pine Lake is a middle-grade novel about two friends, Cooper and Packrat
, confronted with a dilemma - who or what is wantonly destroying loon nests?
is a rhyming children's picturebook about Packy the Packrat
, an anthropomorphic rodent focused on organizing his ever-growing collection as he puts the trinkets away.
We had some problems with squirrels, or possibly packrats
, gnawing into a couple of the traps, which caused the bees to move on.