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Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (11): 2103–2113.
Published: 1 June 2006
... in the spinifex hopping mouse, Notomys alexis , a species that forages in open areas in arid environments and is adapted for saltatorial locomotion. The net cost of transport by burrowing of hopping mice was found to be more expensive than for specialised fossorial species, and burrows were estimated to represent...