What does arvicola mean?

arvicola meaning in General Dictionary

a genus of mice in some classifications considered similar to Microtus

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  • in certain classifications considered synonymous with Microtus

Sentence Examples with the word arvicola

Schistocolor), the beaver, variable hare, wild boar, roebuck, stag, reindeer, elk and Phoca annelata of Lake Baikal - all these are common alike to Europe and to Siberia; while the bear, musk-deer (Moschus moschi- f erus), ermine, sable, pouched marmot or souslik (Spermophilus eversmani), Arvicola obscures and Lagomys hyperboraeus, distributed over Siberia, may be considered as belonging to the arctic fauna.

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