Perognathus


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Noun1.Perognathus - pocket micePerognathus - pocket mice        
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Heteromyidae, Heteromyidae - small New World burrowing mouselike rodents with fur-lined cheek pouches and hind limbs and tail adapted to leaping; adapted to desert conditions: pocket mice; kangaroo mice; kangaroo rats
Perognathus flavus, silky pocket mouse - small pale yellowish soft-furred rodent of southwestern United States and Mexico
Perognathus flavescens, plains pocket mouse - small rodent of open areas of United States plains states
hispid pocket mouse, Perognathus hispidus - large stiff-haired rodent of shortgrass prairies of United States
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Many studies on the growth and development of rodents have been conducted on Spermophilus belding belding (Morton and Tung, 1971), Scotinomys teguina (Hooper and Carleton, 1976), Perognathus longimembris (Heteromyidae) and Rattus exulans (Murinae) (Creighton and Strauss, 1986), Spermophilus mollisand (Rickart, 1986), Apodemus semotus (Lin et al.
Pocket mice (Chaetodipus fallax and Perognathus longimembris) and pinyon mice (Peromyscus trueii) dismantled fruits and harvested loose seeds but did not appear to move them although they readily harvested loose seeds.
Mainland sites Species 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Total Muridae Peromyscus 8 8 4 20 15 33 10 2 100 maniculatus Peromyscus 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 7 13 crinitus Neotoma 9 9 2 0 0 1 4 0 25 lepida Mus musculus 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 Heteromyidae Perognathus 32 44 39 0 6 0 6 3 130 formosus Perognathus 20 15 16 0 0 0 35 28 114 parvus Dipodomys 4 9 4 1 12 23 0 0 53 merriami Dipodomys 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 8 ordii Dipodomys 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 4 panamintinus Sciuridae Ammospermophilus 6 3 8 0 0 3 0 3 23 leucurus Total captured 80 88 73 29 33 60 61 48 472 Species richness 7 6 6 5 3 4 6 6 10 (S) species diversity 4 4 4 3 3 2 4 4 5 ([e.
Se ha reportado que la dieta de Lanius ludovicianus consiste de insectos, reptiles, aves y pequenos mamiferos como Microtus, Reithrodontomys, Perognathus, Chaetodipus y Peromyscus (Bent 1964, Yosef 1996), habiendose reportado para Baja California Sur depredacion sobre Peromyscus eva, Chaetodipus arenarius y C.
2010), no individuals from the three species (Chaetodipus hispidus, Dipodomys ordii, and Perognathus merriami) of the family Heteromyidae captured in this study tested positive for arenavirus antibodies.
By contrast, species of pocket mice (family Heteromyidae, genera Perognathus and Chaetodipus) were relatively abundant in the sparser grasslands still being grazed by livestock.
Morphological study of the desert heteromyid kidney with emphasis on the genus Perognathus.
GRUPO ESPECIES NOM-059- SEMARNAT- 2001 ANFIBIOS Buffo alvarius Buffo punctatus Buffo retiformis X Rana catesbiana REPTILES Cnemidophorus exsaguis Cnemidophorus inornatus Cnemidophorus tigris Lampropeltis triangulm Sauromaulus obesus X Uma notata X Uta stanburiana MAMIFEROS Amnospermophilus harrisi Canis letrans Conepatus leuconotus Didelphis virginiana Dipodomys deserti Lasiurus borealis Lasiurus ega Leptonicteris nivalis x Lepus alleni x Lepus californicus Linx rufus Macrotus californicus Myotis californicus Neotoma lepida x Perognathus bayleyi Perognathus penicillatus Pipistrellus hesperus Spilogale putorius Sylvilagus aududoni Tadarida brasiliensis Tadarida molossa Taxidea taxus x Thomomys bottae Urocyon cinereoargenteus Vulpes macrotis x
and Perognathus flavus), squirrels (Spermophilus beecheyi), gophers (Thomomys monticola), porcupines (Erethizon dorsatum) and beavers (Castor canadensis) (Chamberlin 1952; Hoff 1948, 1956; Hoff & Clawson 1952; Muchmore 1971).