Any of three Old World vole species: the European water vole, Arvicola amphibius (formerly Arvicola terrestris, the montane water vole (Arvicola scherman), or the southwestern water vole, Arvicola sapidus.
The North American rodent Microtus richardsoni, which closely resembles the vole.
Water-vole Sentence Examples
The first of these is the common shoa 1 tailed field-mouse, or "field-vole," Microtus agrestis, which belongs to the typical section of the type genus, and M S is about the size of a 343 mouse, with a short stumpy body, and a Upper and Lower Molars of the Water-Rat tail about one-third the (or Water-Vole), Microtus amphibius.
The female mink is just small enough to enter the water vole burrows, leaving the vole with no refuge.
The urban conurbation appears to provide a stronghold for the water vole.
They are voracious predators which the water vole has not evolved to cope with.