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    • Woodchuck
    • Groundhog
    • whistle-pig
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    • Marmota monax
  • French
    • marmotte commune

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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yiming

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September 30, 2016 04:50 PM EDT

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catherinesalgado

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September 24, 2016 02:00 PM EDT

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lisanickel

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September 24, 2016 09:25 AM EDT

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damontighe

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September 17, 2016 09:51 AM PDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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max25

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April 21, 2014 01:15 PM EDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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rmcminds

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August 27, 2016 12:31 PM PDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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scottglosserman

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September 25, 2016 08:48 AM EDT

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Woodchuck Marmota monax

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ggoatboy

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September 17, 2016 02:56 PM CDT

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jared27

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September 23, 2016 01:21 PM EDT

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sechert

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September 23, 2016 01:22 PM EDT

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keyonadandy

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September 23, 2016 01:20 PM EDT

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ariahna

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September 23, 2016 01:21 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The groundhog (Marmota monax), also known as a woodchuck, whistle-pig, or in some areas land-beaver, is a rodent of the family Sciuridae, belonging to the group of large ground squirrels known as marmots. Other marmots, such as the yellow-bellied and hoary marmots, live in rocky and mountainous areas, but the woodchuck is a lowland creature. It is widely distributed in North America and common in the northeastern and central United States as well as Canada. Groundhogs...

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