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meadow mouse:

see volevole,
name for a large number of mouselike rodents, related to the lemmings. Most range in length from 3 1-2 to 7 in. (9–18 cm) and have rounded bodies with gray or brown coats, blunt muzzles, small ears concealed in the long fur, and short tails.
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megalotis and to determine if competition for traps with meadow voles, Microtus pennsylvanicus, contributes to this pattern.
The findings, published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, found that low chronic doses of gamma radiation at 50 to 200 times background levels had beneficial effects on the stress axis and the immune axis of natural populations of meadow voles.
Mating male meadow voles take sexual competition to new heights when they get a whiff of a love rival, scientists revealed yesterday.
THE fastest breeding animal on the planet is, surprisingly, the humble female meadow vole.
Remarks: The Meadow Vole currently occurs from northern Georgia in the east and northern New Mexico in the west northward to the Northwest Territories of Canada and Alaska (Kurta 1995, map, 171).
THE speediest mammal is the female meadow vole which can produce litters of up to eight young, 17 times a year, from the age of 25 days.
leucopus), meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus), prairie vole (M.
The effects of toe clipping on the survival of the meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus).
These results are comparable to those observed in a similar study with the promiscuous meadow vole Microtus pennsylvanicus.
Food preferences of meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus) in relation to habitat affinities.
Our study was designed to test the assumptions required by the outbreeding hypothesis, using populations of the meadow vole (M.
Effects of meadow vole population density on tree seedling survival in old fields.