Observations on the Calls of the Grasshopper Mouse (Onychomys Leucogaster)
Creators:Ruffer, David G.
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Citation:The Ohio Journal of Science. v66 n2 (March, 1966), 219-220
Calls of grasshopper mice include squeaks, chirping, a single high-pitched call, and a two-phase high-pitched call. The latter two are a means of intraspecific localization and are not a hunting call as previously supposed. A variable range of postures are assumed during the calls.
Author Institution: Department of Biology, The Defiance College, Defiance, Ohio
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