silky pocket mouse


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Related to silky pocket mouse: Perognathus flavescens, Dipodomys, Spiny Pocket Mouse
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Noun1.silky pocket mouse - small pale yellowish soft-furred rodent of southwestern United States and Mexico
pocket mouse - any of various small nocturnal burrowing desert rodents with cheek pouches and long hind legs and tail
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merriami (sensu Lee & Engstrom 1991; Schmidly 2004), or that the silky pocket mouse is simply a more variable species for dental characters examined in this study.
Species preferences of allopatric and sympatric populations of silky pocket mouse, genus Perognathus (Rodentia: Heteromyidae).