Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to jerboa

References in periodicals archive ?
2012: C-banding and Ag-NOR distribution patterns in Euphrates jerboa, Allactaga euphratica (Mammalia: Rodentia), from Turkey.
Table 1 Common and scientific names and habitat of xeric and mesic rodent species discussed in the review Common Name Scientific Name Habitat(*) Chinchilla Chinchilla lanigera Xeric Degu Octodon degus Xeric Desert mouse possum Thylamys pusilla Xeric Gerbil Gerbillus gerbillus Xeric Golden hamster Mesocricetus auratus Mesic Guinea pig Cavia porcellus Mesic Jerboa Jaculus orientalis Xeric Kangaroo rat Dipodomys sp.
With the selection of the new brand's logo, we contribute to consolidating the name of Sharjah in visitors' minds and introduce them to the Jerboa, which is one of the most prominent sights in the local desert environment, so as to help save this animal and protect it from the risk of extinction.
Berger adds that "The Jerboa," in particular, aims at critiquing the imperialist programs of Benito Mussolini.
Short Tailed Gerbil Desmodillus auricularis, Nel 1967; Pouched Mouse Saccostomus campestris, Ellison 1993; Small Five-toed Jerboa Allactaga elater, Williams's Jerboa A.
A British armoured division took its nickname from the North African jerboa.
We meet animals that we have never encountered before, from the long-eared jerboa, whose adorable little face and over-sized ears grace the cover, to the golden-rumped elephant-shrew, a distant relative of the elephant that is the size of a shrew.
The Poetics of the Fall in Marianne Moore's 'The Jerboa.
The program's Top 10 focus species for 2008 include such peculiar animals as the Bumblebee Bat ("possibly the world's smallest mammal"), the Long-Eared Jerboa ("a mouse-like animal with the largest ear-to-body ratio of any mammal") and the Slender Loris (a "shy nocturnal primate with gigantic eyes").
The book is illustrated by Donna Acheson-Juillet and published by Jerboa Books.
You may not have heard of a slender loris, a long-eared jerboa, of a hirola.
You may want your students to also include the distances in meters (1 m = 100 cm), and point out that their answer for the flea should be 10 X their answer for the jerboa.
29 Among the wild animals found in Iraq are the cheetah,gazelle,antelope,ass, hyena, wolf,jackal,pig,hare, jerboa,bat, vulture,buzzard, raven,owl and various species of hawk.
In Asia and northern Africa, this type of rodent is represented by the jerboas (the family Dipodidae); in North America, it is represented by the kangaroo mice and kangaroo rats (family Heteromyidae); in the deserts of Australia, it is represented by the jerboa-rat (Notomys, family Muridae) and the kultarr (Antechinomys, family Dasyuridae); and, in the deserts of southern Africa, it is represented by the springhare (Pedetes, family Pedetidae).