plains pocket gopher


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Noun1.plains pocket gopher - gopher of chiefly grasslands of central North Americaplains pocket gopher - gopher of chiefly grasslands of central North America
genus Geomys, Geomys - type genus of the Geomyidae
pocket gopher, pouched rat, gopher - burrowing rodent of the family Geomyidae having large external cheek pouches; of Central America and southwestern North America
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Reproduction of the plains pocket gopher (Geomys bursarius) in Missouri.
The plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius (Shaw) is a fossorial rodent known as an important agent of soil disturbance in grassland communities.
Keywords: Density, distribution, Geomys bursarius, plains pocket gopher, program DISTANCE
Gestation and postnatal development of the Plains pocket gopher.
The plains pocket gopher (Geomys bursarius) is a Great Plains species that ranges westward into eastern Colorado.
Included was one state-endangered species, Franklin's ground squirrel, and one species of special concern, the plains pocket gopher.
The plains pocket gopher has been reported in north-central Texas only from Denton and Montague counties (Dalquest & Homer 1984; Davis & Schmidly 1994; Pitts et al.
The estrous cycle of the plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, in the laboratory.
The Llano pocket gopher, Geomys texensis, was only recently recognized as a species distinct from the plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, by Block & Zimmerman (1991).
The occurrence of the plains pocket gopher is well documented throughout much of the Texas Panhandle (Davis & Schmidly 1994).
The plains pocket gopher is usually one of the most abundant mammal fossils found in Pleistocene deposits of this region (Dalquest & Schultz 1992).
Chromosomal and morphological variation in the plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, in Texas and adjacent states.