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Volans

(voh -lanz) (Flying Fish) A small inconspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere near the Large Magellanic Cloud, the brightest stars being of 3rd magnitude. Abbrev.: Vol; genitive form: Volantis; approx. position: RA 8h, dec –70°; area: 141 sq deg.

Volans

[′vō‚lanz]
(astronomy)
A southern constellation, right ascension 8 hours, declination 70°S. Also known as Flying Fish; Piscis Volans.
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Host species tested for Babesia microti reservoir competence, southeastern New York, USA, 2008-2010 * Host species Common name Mammals Blarina brevicauda Northern short-tailed shrew Didelphis virginiana Virginia opossum Glaucomys volans Northern flying squirrel Mephitis mephitis Striped skunk Peromyscus leucopus White-footed mouse Procyon lotor Raccoon Sciurus carolinensis Eastern gray squirrel Sorex cinereus Masked shrew Tamias striatus Eastern chipmunk Tamiasciurus hudsonicus Eastern red squirrel Birds Catharus fuscescens Veery Dumetella carolinensis Gray catbird Hylocichla mustelina Wood thrush Turdus migratorius American robin No.
1); Swenson (1970) who reported Myotis ciliolabrum (Western Small-footed Myotis) and Corynorhinus townsendii (Townsend's Big-eared Bat) in March using an abandoned coal mine in Musselshell County; Swenson and Shanks (1979) who reported Myotis lucifugus (Little Brown Myotis), Myotis septentrionalis (Northern Myotis), Myoits evotis (Western Long-eared Myotis), Myotis volans (Long-legged Myotis), and C.
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