Utah prairie dog
Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Sciuridae
Subfamily : Sciurinae
Species : Cynomys parvidens
The Utah prairie dog is listed as Conservation Dependent (LR/cd), the focus of a continuing taxon-specific or habitat-specific conservation programme targeted towards the taxon in question, the cessation of which would result in the taxon qualifying for one of the threatened categories below within a period of five years, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the Utah prairie dogA young / baby of a Utah prairie dog is called a 'whelp or pup'. The females are called 'bitch' and males 'dog or sire'. A Utah prairie dog group is called a 'pack, litter (young), kennel, gang or legion'.
Facts about the Utah prairie dog
Utah The Utah Prairie Dog (cynomys parvidens) is the smallest of all Prairie Dogs and threatened. (Full text)
Utah prairie dogCynomys parvidens The critically imperiled Utah prairie dog (Cynomys parvidens) is only found in small populations in the southwestern part of Utah.
Kyle, Sean*,1, 2, Ritchie, Mark1, 1 Department of Biology, Syracuse, NY, USA2 USFS Rocky Mountain Research Station, Cloudcroft, NM, 88317 ABSTRACT- The Utah prairie dog (Cynomys parvidens) is currently listed under the federal Endangered Species Act as threatened. (Full text)
The Utah prairie dog (Cynomys parvidens) is a threatened species, but the other 170+ species may follow suit unless preservation measures are taken. (Full text)
The Utah prairie dog, (Cynomys parvidens), is the westernmost of five species that inhabit North America.
Utah Prairie Dog The critically imperiled Utah prairie-dog (Cynomys parvidens) is only found in small populations in the southwestern part of Utah.
The Utah prairie dog is important to the southwestern Utah environment as a keystone species, and animals whose presence is critical to the survival of many species within the ecosystem.
Hypothesis- The decline of the Utah Prairie Dog is due to the effect of
The Utah prairie dog is currently listed under the Endangered Species Act as threatened. (Full text)
Compatibility: Uncertain (as compared to other rodents) Category: Mammals » Rodents Animal Description: The Utah Prairie Dog is the smallest of all Prairie Dogs.
"The Utah prairie dog is declining so rapidly, we don't have the luxury of waiting any longer to take protective action.
rodents) Category: Mammals Â» Rodents Animal Description: The Utah Prairie Dog is the smallest of all Prairie Dogs.
Endangered Status The Utah Prairie Dog is on the U. (Full text)
"The Utah prairie dog is running out of time," said Dr.
Over 75% of Utah prairie dogs are located on private lands, where they can be shot legally and their habitat destroyed.
Pesticides, such as products to control Utah Prairie Dogs, are regulated by State Departments of Agriculture.
Utah prairie dogs are the least common kind in the U.
Utah prairie dogs are protected from shooting year-round on both public and private lands.
Utah prairie dogs are diurnal, burrowing animals. (Full text)
Utah prairie dogs are the. (Full text)
Physical Characteristics Utah prairie dogs are the smallest of all prairie dogs. (Full text)
Utah prairie dogs are sometimes known as the "guardian of the plains.More animals beginning with U