Geomys


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Geomys

see gopher.
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A predictable pattern of daily activity by the pocket gopher Geomys bursarius.
Geomys bursarius (Rodentia: Geomyidae) Mammalian Species 43(879): 104-117.
chitwoodi Geomys pinetus Tallahassee, Florida, EUA Durette-Desset & (Rafinesque, 1817) (30[grados]26'17"N, Digiani, 2005 84[grados]16'51"O).
Geomys bursarius is strongly associated with sandy soils and with soils that originally were compact but were made more friable by cultivation.
Pocket gophers in the genus Geomys possess larger forelimb muscles and front claws compared to Cratogeomys spp.
Other species of Geomys tend to have female-biased sex ratios.
franklinii, red squirrel Tamiasciurus hudsonicus, and the plains pocket gopher Geomys bursarius.
talpoides has been trapped in northwestern Nebraska in recent decades (UNSM 21528, collected in 1974 in Sioux County); during this same time, 34 Geomys bursarius have been collected within the area supposedly occupied by Thomomys.
Mitochondrial DNA clones and matriarchal phylogeny within and among geographic populations of the pocket gopher, Geomys pinetis.
Morphological measurements often overlap among subspecies of pocket gophers, and the actual number of subspecies and species throughout the range of Geomys has been in question (Williams and Genoways, 1981; Williams, 1982).
Prey Ocelot Bobcat (n = 61) (n = 20) Mammals Insectivora Cryptotis parva X Notiosorex crawfordi X X Lagomorpha Lepus californicus X X Sylvilagus Jloridanus X X Rodentia Chaetodipus hispidus X Geomys personatus X Liomys irroratus X X Neotoma micropus X X Onychomys leucogaster X Perognath us merriami X Peromyscus leucopus X X Reithrodontomys fulvescens X Sigmodon hispidus X X Artiodactyla Odocoikus virginianus X X Birds Cuculiformes Geococcyx californianus X Passeriformes Cyanocorax yucas X Icteria virens X Mirnus polyglottos X Passer X Sialia currucoides X Reptiles Squamata Sceloporus X