plains pocket gopher


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Noun1.plains pocket gopher - gopher of chiefly grasslands of central North Americaplains pocket gopher - gopher of chiefly grasslands of central North America
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
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The plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, is a fossorial rodent species native to the plains states of the central and southern United States (Hall 1981; Wilson & Reeder 2005).
Specifically the distributional patterns of the plains pocket gopher (Geomys bursarius) and yellow-faced pocket gopher (Cratogeomys castanops) have received much attention where the geographic ranges of these species overlap primarily in portions of New Mexico, Colorado, and Kansas (Hall, 1981).
Reproduction of the plains pocket gopher (Geomys bursarius) and Baird's pocket gopher (G.
The plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius (Shaw) is a fossorial rodent known as an important agent of soil disturbance in grassland communities.
The plains pocket gopher (Geomys bursarius) is a Great Plains species that ranges westward into eastern Colorado.
Chromosomal and morphological variation in the plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, in Texas and adjacent states.
Gestation and postnatal development of the Plains pocket gopher. Tex.
Included was one state-endangered species, Franklin's ground squirrel, and one species of special concern, the plains pocket gopher. A total of 2025 mammals of 22 species was taken during our trapping efforts (Table 1), 1464 during the 18 class trips and 561 during the study on harvest mice (Reithrodontomys) in 1969-70 (Whitaker & Mumford 1972).
Geomys bursarius, plains pocket gopher, occurs throughout the Midwest from southern Canada to Texas encompassing a variety of grassy habitats (Elrod et al., 2000).
The estrous cycle of the plains pocket gopher, Geomys bursarius, in the laboratory.
-- The plains pocket gopher has been reported in north-central Texas only from Denton and Montague counties (Dalquest & Homer 1984; Davis & Schmidly 1994; Pitts et al.