Arvicolinae

Known as: Arvicoline, Microtine, Microtinae 
A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Voles of the genus Microtus represent one of the most speciose mammalian genera in the Holarctic. We established a molecular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Availability of food may play a number of different dynamical roles in rodent–vegetation systems. Consideration of a suite of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cycles characterize the demography of many populations of microtine rodents and snowshoe hares. A phase of low numbers often… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The genus Microtus includes several closely related species of voles with diverse patterns of social organization. Comparative… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The patterns of density dependence in Fennoscandian rodents are investigated statistically using a linear autoregressive scheme… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Central vasopressin pathways have been implicated in the mediation of paternal behavior, selective aggression, and affiliation in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
THE four-year cycle of microtine rodents in boreal and arctic regions was first described in 1924 (ref. 1). Competing hypotheses… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We studied responses of stoats and least weasels to fluctuating vole abundances during seven winters in western Finland. Density… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Paternal care in microtines has been studied infrequently and few studies have compared patterns of direct and indirect paternal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Microtine rodents are known to show extreme population variations (cycles) but non-cyclic populations have also been recognized… (More)
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