family Dipodidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Dipodidae - Old World jerboasfamily Dipodidae - 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
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In this study, Bartonella genogroups D, E, and G were isolated from animals in the family Muridae, and Bartonella genogroup B was isolated from animals in the family Dipodidae. These findings suggest strict host specificity between the strains in these genogroups and the host animal family.
([paragraph]) Member of the order Rodentia, family Dipodidae. (#) Member of the order Insectivora, family Erinaceidae.
Family Dipodidae (Zapodinae) (jumping mice) Zapus hudsonius (Zimmermann), I meadow jumping mouse Order Carnivora (canids) Family Canidae (canids) Canis latrans Say, coyote I Urocyon cinereoargenteus I (Schreber), gray fox Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus), red fox I Family Procyonidae (raccoons and allies) Procyon lotor (Linnaeus), raccoon I Family Mustelidae (weasels, badger, otter) Lutra canadensis (Schrebder), river otter I The river otter became extirpated in 1942, but was reintroduced between 1995 and 1999.