Cuniculus


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presents flowers whose morphology indicates a possible sphingophilous pollination, once the floral structure allows the pollinators to feed fluttering in the air, inserting their proboscis into the cuniculus (CINGEL, 2001).
Our pet rabbits today are related to the European rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus and have been domesticated since Roman times, when their food value was appreciated.
Rabbit haemorrhagic disease and the biological control of wild rabbits, Oryctolagus cuniculus, in Australia and New Zealand.
Eldridge DJ, Myers CA (2001) The impact of warrens of the European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus L.
Paul Barolsky pointed out that the Latin for rabbit, cuniculus, was often used in the Renaissance to pun on the female pudenda, cunnus, and he suggested that the proximity of the rabbit to the pudenda of Venus in Piero's painting is a similar reference.
Mature male rabbits Cuniculus lepus were obtained from the region of Annaba (eastern Algeria).
Herein, we report the results of a comparative genomic analyses of the [beta]-globin gene in 11 different taxa; nine eutherian [Homo sapiens (human), Macaca mulatta (rhesus monkey), Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee), Rattus norvegicus (mouse), Mus musculus (rat), Canis familiaris (dog), Bos taurus (cow), Equus caballus (horse), Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)], one dinosaurian (avian) Gallus gallus (chicken) and a neopterygii (marine) Danio rerio (fish), describing fundamental similarities and differences among taxa to enable better evolutionary understanding of functional [beta]-globin gene (Fig.
Effects of pregnancy and lactation on mineral appetites of wild rabbits [Oryctolagus cuniculus (L.