subfamily Gerbillinae


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Noun1.subfamily Gerbillinae - gerbils
mammal family - a family of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
genus Gerbillus, Gerbillus - type genus of the Gerbillinae: typical gerbils
gerbil, gerbille - small Old World burrowing desert rodent with long soft pale fur and hind legs adapted for leaping
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Indian gerbille (Tatera indica) is one of the largest species in the murid subfamily Gerbillinae.