genus Onychomys

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Noun1.genus Onychomys - grasshopper mice
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
grasshopper mouse - insectivorous mouse of western North America
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Systematics and distribution of two chromosome forms in the southern grasshopper mouse, genus Onychomys. Journal of Mammalogy 60:117-128.
This is the first demonstration of olfactory imprinting in a murid rodent within the genus Onychomys.
Historical biogeography in North American arid regions: An approach using mitochondrial-DNA phylogeny in grasshopper mice (Genus Onychomys).