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Definition of the noun marmota

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noun - plural: -

  1. marmots
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • synonym of Marmota: genus Marmota
    • more generic term: mammal genus = a genus of mammals
    • member of: family Sciuridae / Sciuridae = a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels
    • member: marmot = stocky coarse-furred burrowing rodent with a short bushy tail found throughout the northern hemisphere


Marmota is a fictional character from the 2004 film Mala leche.

Phrases with Marmota

Phrases starting with the word Marmota:

  1. Marmota bobak
  2. marmota monax
  3. Marmota broweri
  4. Marmota caudata
  5. Marmota marmota
  6. Marmota olympus
  7. marmota caligata
  8. Marmota sibirica
  9. Marmota baibacina
  10. Marmota menzbieri
  11. Marmota himalayana
  12. Marmota Bobak Bobak

Phrases ending with the word Marmota:

  1. Mus Marmota
  2. genus marmota
  3. Chatia Marmota
  4. Augyles Marmota
  5. Gymnetron Marmota
  6. Shunsennia Marmota
  7. Heterocerus Marmota
  8. Species Mus Marmota

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Google previewAnnual Report (1906)

by Kansas State Agricultural College. Experiment Station

Genus MARMOTA Zimmerman. The genus Marmota is the largest of the North American Sciuridae. The form is stout ...

Google previewMarmot Biology (2014)

Sociality, Individual Fitness, and Population Dynamics by Kenneth B. Armitage

marmota is the oldest of the Palearctic species. M. broweri is now considered an ancient species and could be a sister species of M. monax (Steppan et al. 2011). Karyotype analysis and molecular analyses provide ...

Google previewBulletin (1905)

The genus Marmota is the largest of the North American Sciuridse. The form is stout and heavy, the legs short ; tail short, ...

Google previewReport of the Director ... Including Bulletins ... (1906)

by Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station

The genus Marmota is the largest of the North American Sciuridte ...

Google previewMarmots (1989)

Social Behavior and Ecology by David P. Barash

marmota is a recent immigrant to the high mountains, having been driven into the talus and meadows by substantial hunting pressure in the lowlands, paralleling the experience of ...

Google previewDrivers of Environmental Change in Uplands (2009)

by Aletta Bonn, Tim Allott, Klaus Hubacek, Jon Stewart

For example, the alpine marmot Marmota marmota is a member of a worldwide group of burrowing squirrels, with about fourteen species; some live in lowland habitats (e.g. M. monax in America, M. bobak in Eurasia) whereas others, such as ...

Google previewArkansas mammals

by Gary A. Heidt

WOODCHUCK Marmota monax NAME Marmota is the Latin name for " marmot." The specific name, monax, is an American Indian name for "the digger.

Google previewMammals of Illinois (2002)

by Donald F. Hoffmeister

Marmota is a ground squirrel, in contrast to tree or flying squirrels. It differs from Spermophilus as follows: tail short relative to length of body (usually 34% or less, rather than more), interorbital breadth of skull much greater than postorbital ...

Google previewKansas Mammals in Their Relation to Agriculture (1905)

The genus Marmota is the largest of the North American Sciuridae_ The form is stout and heavy, the legs short; tail short, stout and hairy ; cheek pouches small; fore feet with a rudimentary pollex having a flat nail; skull "heavy. Six species and ...

Google previewAnnual Report of the Agricultural Experiment Station at the Kansas State Agricultural College, Manhattan (1906)

by Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station

The genus Marmota is the largest of the North American Seiuridse.

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Leopard - marten (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

l MARMOTS CLASS Mammalia order Rodentia family Sciuridae geni sand SPECIES 14 species, including bobak, Marmota bobak; alpine marmot, M. marmota; and hoary marmot, M. caligata ALTERNATIVE NAMES Bobak: Himalayan ...

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

(Marmota. monax). RANGE: Five-hundred-million woodchucks are said to inhabit North America, ranging from eastern Alaska to Labrador, south in the central and eastern United States to Arkansas and Alabama, respectively, and to northern ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

and the rodent Marmota bobac in Eastern Europe ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ukraine (2016)

Volume I: A-F plus Map and Gazetteer by Volodymyr Kubijovyc

In the 19th century the wolverine and flying squirrel disappeared from the forest zone; the tarpan, saiga, and ruddy ground squirrel disappeared from the steppe and foreststeppe zone; the alpine marmot (Marmota marmota), willow grouse ...

Google previewMedical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1844)

~ '- - - - l 102 Marmota boblic,—Bobae, House mouse. - - - - - Arctomys marmota, mamot,-in summer, ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Virology (2009)

by Brian W.J. Mahy

A species in the genus Orthohepadnavirus, affecting woodchucks, Marmota monax, over a broad area of the eastern USA. Does not infect other species such ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Arctomys marmota . Common marmot . . S. Europe . |Disagreeable. - monax . | Maryland marmot . . N. America . Good. z bobac...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2003)

by Michael Allaby

marmota (marmot, woodchuck, groundhog) See Sciuridae. marsh A more or less permanently wet area ofmineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of martins a lake or on an undrained river ...

Google previewThe American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1875)

by George Ripley

marmota, Schreb.) is 18 in. long, the tail 2|- in. ; the color is yellowish gray, with the top of the head dark gray, russet at the base of the tail, and incisors yellow. The form is clumsy, the movements slow, and ...

Google previewThe Eponym Dictionary of Mammals (2009)

by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson

Lycaon pictus Otomys orestes Gerbillus agag Cryptonanus agricolai Halmaturus binoe Lepilemur ahmansoni Marmota broweri Ursus arctos dalli Platyrrhinus albericoi Myotis alcathoe Pappogeomys alcorni Paraxerus alexandri Crossarchus ...

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