genus Eutamias

noun
chipmunks of western America and Asia
Syn: ↑Eutamias
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Sciuridae, ↑family Sciuridae
Member Meronyms: ↑chipmunk

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  • Eutamias — noun chipmunks of western America and Asia • Syn: ↑genus Eutamias • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Sciuridae, ↑family Sciuridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eutamias — Eu·tam·i·as (u tamґe əs) a genus of North American rodents, the western chipmunks, which can harbor the plague infected flea Monopsyllus eumolpi and have sometimes been found infected with plague …   Medical dictionary

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Sciuridae — noun a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles • Syn: ↑family Sciuridae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sciuromorpha, ↑suborder Sciuromorpha …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Sciuridae — noun a mammal family of true squirrels including: ground squirrels; marmots; chipmunks; flying squirrels; spermophiles • Syn: ↑Sciuridae • Hypernyms: ↑mammal family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sciuromorpha, ↑suborder Sciuromorpha …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Alpine Chipmunk — Taxobox name = Alpine Chipmunk status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=Rodent Specialist Group|year=1996|id=42568|title=Tamias alpinus|downloaded=26 Jun 2007] regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis =… …   Wikipedia

  • chipmunk — /ˈtʃɪpmʌŋk / (say chipmungk) noun 1. any of various small striped terrestrial squirrels of the North American genus Tamias, and the Asian and American genus Eutamias, especially T. striatus of eastern North America. –verb (t) 2. to process (an… …   Australian English dictionary

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