Chinchilla sentence example

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  • It typifies not only the genus Chinchilla, but the family Chinchillidae, for the distinctive features of which see RODENTIA.
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  • The ordinary chinchilla is about io in.
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  • The Peruvian chinchilla (C, brevicaudata) is larger, with relatively shorter ears and tail; while still larger species constitute the genus Lagidium, ranging from the Andes to Patagonia, and distinguished by having four in place of five front-toes, more pointed ears, and a somewhat differently formed skull.
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  • The silver grey is a uniform-coloured breed, the fur of which is a rich chinchilla grey, varying in depth in the different strains.
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  • Caudete (5913), Chinchilla, or Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon (6680), La Roda (7066), Tobarra (7787), Villarrobledo (10,125) and Yeste (6591) are important markets for the sale of agricultural produce.
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  • The railway from Madrid to Albacete passes south-westward to Chinchilla, where it bifurcates, one line going to Murcia, and the other to Alicante.
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  • Fur is longer and weaker and poorer and yellower than chinchilla.
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  • As illustrative of this, it may be explained that any brown tone of fur such as sable, marten, mink, black marten, beaver, nutria, &c., will go well upon black or very dark-brown furs, while those of a white or grey nature, such as ermine, white lamb, chinchilla, blue fox, silver fox, opossum, grey squirrel, grey lamb, will set well upon seal or black furs, as Persian lamb, broadtail, astrachan, caracul lamb, &c. White is also permissible upon some light browns and greys, but brown motley colours and greys should never be in contrast.
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  • The rodents are the most numerously represented order, which includes the coypu or nutria (Myopotamus coypus), the chinchilla (Chinchilla laniger), the tuco-tuco (Ctenomys brasiliensis), a rabbit, and 12 species of mice - in all some 12 genera and 25 species.
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  • Another industry of a different character is that of breeding the fur-bearing chinchilla (C. laniger), which is a native of the higher plateaus.
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  • The colors are black, white, blue, agouti, chinchilla, sable, seal point and fawn.
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  • The chinchilla should feel firm and solid and certainly not bony when handled.
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  • I would also appreciate any info regarding chinchilla breeders in/near London.
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  • A large rat or even a chinchilla cage is ideal.
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  • A ' house ' of some form should also be provided to allow the chinchilla to hide away whenever it feels the need.
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  • If you have a sick chinchilla please take them straight to the vet.
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  • By observing the general rules, the pet chinchilla can live on average for 10 to 15 years.
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  • The female chinchilla can be quite aggressive toward the male.
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  • Like the Chinchilla people, the rabbit fanciers take their hobby really seriously.
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  • In Chinchilla the fore-feet have five and the hind four digits, the tail is long and bushy, and the auditory bullae are enormous, appearing on the top of the skull; Lagidium has four digits in both foreand hind-feet, and Lagostomus three only in the hindfeet, while the auditory bullae are much smaller (see Chinchilla and Viscacha).
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  • The rarest color combination for Persians is the one described as chinchilla.
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  • Unlike the smoke pattern coat, the chinchilla is tipped on only about an eighth of an inch of the hair shaft.
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  • Chinchilla Club can help you meet others with the same interest in these crepuscular rodents.
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  • The family, Chinchillidae, typified by the wellknown chinchilla, includes a small number of South American rodents with large ears and proportionately great auditory bullae in the skull, elongated hind-limbs, bushy tails, very soft fur and perfect clavicles.
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  • Chinchilla, La Plata, incorrectly named and known in the trade as "bastard chinchilla," size 9 X4 in., in a similar species, but owing to lower altitudes and warmer climatic conditions of habitation is smaller, with shorter and less beautiful fur, the underwool colour being darker and the top colour less pure.
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