Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dipodidae - Old World jerboasDipodidae - Old World jerboas      
mammal family - a family of mammals
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
Dipus, genus Dipus - type genus of the Dipodidae; typical jerboas having three toes on each hind foot
jerboa - mouselike jumping rodent
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
2018: Phylogeographic study reveals high genetic diversity in a widespread desert rodent Dipus sagitta Pallas, 1773 (Dipodidae, Rodentia).
A comparative analysis of behavior in supergeneric groups of jerboas (Rodentia, Dipodidae).
Dipodidae: Zapodinae.--The meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius) was captured in all three years of the study.
Ecology and biology of Allactaga elater, Allactaga euphratica and Allactaga williamsi (Rodentia: Dipodidae) in Turkey.
Among animals from breeders, only 5 chipmunks (Tamias sibiricus) from China were found to be infected with bartonellae; no bartonellae were isolated from animals in the families Petauridae, Muridae, Octodontidae, or Dipodidae.
montanus, montane vole x -- -- Microtus sp., meadow vole -- 6 8 Ondotra zibethicus, muskrat x -- -- Phenacomys intermedius, heather vole x -- -- Dipodidae (Zapodidae) Zapus princes, western jumping mouse x -- -- Erethizontidae Erethizon dorsatutn, porcupine x -- -- CARNIVORA Canidae Canis latrans, coyote x -- -- Urocyon cinereoargenteus, gray fox x -- -- Vulpes Vulpes, red fox x -- -- Ursidae Ursus americanus, black bear x -- -- U.