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  1. grey lemming, gray lemming, red-backed lemmingnoun

    Old World lemming


  1. red-backed lemming

    The red-backed lemming is a small rodent species belonging to the family Cricetidae. It is native to the Arctic regions and is predominantly found in Canada, Greenland, Russia and parts of the United States. It gets its name from the reddish-brown fur on its back. These mammals are herbivores, mainly consuming a diet of plants, seeds, fruits, and sometimes insects. Their length usually varies between 10-14cm. Red-backed lemmings are adapted to live in cold climates and are known for their burrowing habits, often creating complex tunnel systems in the snow or ground.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of red-backed lemming in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of red-backed lemming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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