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Definition of Arctomys monax

Arctomys monax
Woodchuck Wood"chuck`, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A common large North American marmot (Arctomys monax). It is usually reddish brown, more or less grizzled with gray. It makes extensive burrows, and is often injurious to growing crops. Called also ground hog. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The yaffle, or green woodpecker. [Prov. Eng.]

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- The groundhog (Marmota monax), also known as a woodchuck, is a rodent of the family Sciuridae, belonging to the group of large ground squirrels known...
- Latin alias Arctomys monax. The genus name signified "bear-rat". The European marmot is of the same genus and was formerly called Arctomys alpinus. It...
- include ticks, sucking lice(Latagophthirus rauschi), and fleas (Oropsylla arctomys). Lontra canadensis is listed in Appendix II of the Convention on International...
- marmot in 1898, as Arctomys olympus, from a specimen he and Vernon Orlando Bailey collected on the Sol Duc River. The genus, Arctomys, is from the Gr****...
- Least Concern because of its wide range and possibly large po****tion. Arctomys Himalay**** was the scientific name proposed by Brian Houghton Hodgson...
- species in 2016. John Richardson, who originally described the species as Arctomys (Spermophilus) beecheyi, or the "Beechey's marmot", named it after Frederick...
- prairie dog has been reckoned by some naturalists a species of the marmot (arctomys ludoviciana); yet it seems to possess scarce any other quality in common...
- he named as Spermophilus columbi****, rejecting the genus designation Arctomys and reapplying the species designation originally applied by Ord in 1815...
-  undulatus Binomial name Urocitellus undulatus (Pallas, 1778) Synonyms Arctomys altaicus Citellus eversmanni Citellus undulatus Spermophilus undulatus...
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