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Related to Geomyidae: Eastern pocket gopher
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Noun1.Geomyidae - North American pocket gophers
mammal family - a family of mammals
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
genus Thomomys, Thomomys - western pocket gophers
Sciuromorpha, suborder Sciuromorpha - large more or less primitive rodents: squirrels; marmots; gophers; beavers; etc.
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A nivel de familia sobresalen Vespertilionidae (murcielagos) con nueve especies, Sciuridae (ardillas) con tres y Geomyidae (tuzas) con dos, mas especies que Chamela-Cuixmala (5, 1, 1, respectivamente) y Arcediano (4, 2, 0, respectivamente).
umbrinus, Uinta chipmunk x -- -- Tamiasciurus douglasii, douglas' squirrel x -- -- Sciuridae genus et species unidentified -- 6 9 Geomyidae Thomomys bottae, Botta's pocket gopher x -- -- T.
Any of various short tailed, burrowing mammals of the family Geomyidae, of North America.