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Woodchuck
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Rodentia Family: Sciuridae Genus: Marmota Species: Marmota monax
Woodchucks are a type of marmot, and are also known as groundhogs. The name woodchuck comes from a Cree Indian word, wuchak, used to identify several different animals of similar size and color, including other marmots... More »

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The groundhog (Marmota monax), also known as a woodchuck, or whistlepig, is a rodent of the family Sciuridae, belonging to the group of large ground squirrels  ...

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Groundhogs, or woodchucks, are large rodents known for their burrowing habits and destructive behavior. Get to know more about groundhogs including what ...

www.livescience.com/57922-groundhog-facts.html

Feb 16, 2017 ... Groundhogs, also called woodchucks, are large rodents known traditionally as weather forecasters.

blog.nwf.org/2011/01/10-things-you-may-not-know-about-groundhogs

Jan 13, 2011 ... The groundhog, also known as the woodchuck or the mouse bear (because it looks like a miniature bear ... Students and Nature Wildlife Facts ...

voices.nationalgeographic.com/2014/01/31/9-things-you-didnt-know-about-groundhogs

Jan 31, 2014 ... So in honor of Groundhog Day, we dug up some little-known facts about these annual celebrities. 1. They're related to squirrels. Groundhogs ...

www.care2.com/causes/15-fascinating-facts-about-groundhogs.html

Feb 1, 2017 ... A lot of us probably don't give much thought to groundhogs until February 2 rolls around each year, but here are some things you might not ...

www.kidsplayandcreate.com/fun-groundhog-facts-and-groundhog-day-facts-for-kids

Click here for more animal facts. Groundhogs are also known as woodchucks or whistle-pigs. They are rodents and are the largest animal in the squirrel family.

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Jan 31, 2017 ... groundhog-day-facts. ... Groundhog Day is February 2 of every year. The lore goes like this: The groundhog emerges from hibernation in its ...