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  • n. Plural form of vole.


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  • In the monogamous voles, in other words, oxytocin receptors were planted firmly in the reward circuitry of the brain.

    Mind Wide Open

  • I asked a very pertinent question about the correlation (or absence thereof) between C-value and chromosome number in voles.

    A Dubious "Opportunity" for IDers

  • One very remarkable characteristic of the voles is the structure of their molar teeth.

    The Girl's Own Paper, Vol. VIII, No. 355, October 16, 1886

  • In California, it is used to kill gophers, moles and voles, which is not something I recommend.

    SFGate: Top News Stories

  • Hint: If you have those underground bulb monsters called voles, you may want to put small-mesh rat wire over the top of the buried pots of tulips to keep the bulbs from becoming a winter feast.

    The Seattle Times

  • Another source of winter food was small rodents such as voles, mice, and lemmings; not the animals themselves-Ayla usually let Wolf have those as a reward for helping to sniff them out-but their nests.

    The Plains of Passage

  • The Arctic fox is also the final host of the tape worm Echinococcus multilocularis which has become established in the Grumant area in Isfjorden in association with a local population of sibling voles which is the intermediate host for this parasite. - Articles related to Rabies toll up as dogs roam holiday haven

  • If you are convinced that it couldn't be an insect, then I'd suspect something else, such as voles that like to nibble at the base of the plant.

    Homepage | INFORUM | Fargo, ND

  • A heavy snowfall is a treat for small animals such as voles and field mice.

    Iowa City Press-Citizen - Local News

  • If you have problems with gophers or rabbits, 1-inch galvanized chicken wire should keep them out; for smaller intruders, such as voles, mice and chipmunks, look for half-inch mesh hardware cloth. - Local


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