harvest mouse

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Synonyms for harvest mouse

any of several small greyish New World mice inhabiting e

small reddish-brown Eurasian mouse inhabiting e

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Ian Bond, from Northumbria Mammal Group, said: "Research by Northumbria Mammal Group over the past decade changed our view of harvest mice in the North East by indicating that they seem to be quite widely distributed across the Tees Valley.
Western harvest mice (Reithrodontomys megalotis) are at the eastern periphery of their range in northwestern Indiana and little research has been conducted on them in Indiana.
Alternatively, CARV and HUIV could be considered members of a species complex that includes ELMCV, RIOSV, and other hantaviruses that are naturally associated with harvest mice (Reithrodontomys spp.
Other mammals which have continued to reduce in number in the past 10 years include red squirrels, harvest mice and Scottish wildcats.
All of the following are TRUE about harvest mice EXCEPT:
With the habitat restored, they translocated salt marsh harvest mice from an off-refuge parcel that was being lost to development.
ONCE-COMMON UK animals including hedgehogs, house sparrows and harvest mice will be prioritised for conservation efforts as part of a list of species needing protection approved by the government today.
Grumpy old freshwater fish, like carp, pike and arctic char, promise not to be party-poopers while mischievous otters, scary British sharks and tiny harvest mice captivate all.
ALL rodents, from harvest mice to the mighty beaver, have special, constantly growing incisor teeth with chisel-sharp enamel on their front edges.
They usually are found in association with cotton rats (Sigmodon) and harvest mice (Reithrodontomys), and prefer grassy areas such as old fields, pastures and along railroads or highways (Schmidly 1983).
It doesn't have the complexity of the more mature salt marsh nearby, but Marge Kolar, the refuge's manager, says rails and harvest mice are in it again already.
uk Harvest mice are extremely active climbers and feed in the stalk zone of long grasses and reeds, particularly around dusk and dawn.
Today, RSPB Salthome is an important sanctuary not only for a huge variety of birds, but also mammals such as harvest mice, water voles, hedgehogs and foxes.
Pine Martens, Red Squirrels, Harvest Mice and Dormice are just some of the animals that will be monitored through the innovative Mammals in a Sustainable Environment (MISE) project.
Results of the randomized t-test indicate that significantly more western harvest mice (Reithrodontomys megalotis) and house mice (Mus musculus) were captured in Museum Specials than in Sherman live traps when captures across all habitats were combined.