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  1. Scapanus

    Scapanus is a genus of moles in the family Talpidae. They live in North America from west of the Rockies south to Baja California del Norte, and north to British Columbia, wherever conditions permit a mole population; that is to say, apart from the most sandy, rocky, or developed places. As they are one genus, they are very closely related, but as species, they rarely if ever interbreed successfully. It contains the following living species: The broad-footed mole The coast mole Townsend's Mole In addition, there are several extinct species known from fossils. Scapanus hagermanensis Scapanus malatinus Scapanus proceridens Scapanus shultzi

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scapanus

    skap′a-nus, n. a genus of North American shrew-moles. [Gr. skapanē, a mattock.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scapanus in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Scapanus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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