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burrowing mammal native to Africa aardvark
nocturnal burrowing mammal of the grasslands of Africa that feeds on termites; sole extant representative of the order Tubulidentata aardvark , ant bear , anteater , Orycteropus afer
brownish-black burrowing salamander of southeastern United States Ambystoma talpoideum , mole salamander
small translucent lancet-shaped burrowing marine animal; primitive forerunner of the vertebrates amphioxus , lancelet
small burrowing legless European lizard with tiny eyes; popularly believed to be blind Anguis fragilis , blindworm , slowworm
burrowing monotreme mammal covered with spines and having a long snout and and claws for hunting ants and termites; native to New Guinea anteater , echidna , spiny anteater
burrowing monotreme mammal covered with spines and having a long snout and claws for hunting ants and termites; native to Australia anteater , echidna , spiny anteater
bulky nocturnal burrowing rodent of uplands of the Pacific coast of North America; the most primitive living rodent Aplodontia rufa , mountain beaver , sewellel
nocturnal burrowing snake of western United States with shiny tan scales Arizona elegans , glossy snake
burrowing chiefly nocturnal mammal with body covered with strong horny plates armadillo
burrowing mammal protected on the head and body with bony plates armadillo
sturdy carnivorous burrowing mammal with strong claws widely distributed in the northern hemisphere badger
burrowing mammal badger
burrowing scaly-tailed rat of India and Ceylon bandicoot rat , mole rat
fish of sandy areas of western Pacific and Indian oceans having an angular snout for burrowing into sand beaked salmon , Gonorhynchus gonorhynchus , sandfish
wormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes blind snake , worm snake
any of the small slender limbless burrowing wormlike amphibians of the order Gymnophiona; inhabit moist soil in tropical regions blindworm , caecilian
nocturnal burrowing toad of mesquite woodland and prairies of the United States southwest Bufo speciosus , Texas toad
any of several large harmless rodent-eating North American burrowing snakes bull-snake , bull snake
burrowing mouse of desert areas of southwestern United States cactus mouse , Peromyscus eremicus
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