Conilurus


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Noun1.Conilurus - jerboa rats
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Muridae, Muridae - originally Old World rats now distributed worldwide; distinguished from the Cricetidae by typically lacking cheek pouches
jerboa rat - large Australian rat with hind legs adapted for leaping
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On this basis, the species in north-western Australia at highest risk during periods of low groundwater are the native rodents Conilurus penicillatus (Pakooma), Mesembriomys gouldii (Djintamoonga), M.