family Heteromyidae

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  • noun

Synonyms for family Heteromyidae

small New World burrowing mouselike rodents with fur-lined cheek pouches and hind limbs and tail adapted to leaping

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2010), no individuals from the three species (Chaetodipus hispidus, Dipodomys ordii, and Perognathus merriami) of the family Heteromyidae captured in this study tested positive for arenavirus antibodies.
merriami) are members of the rodent family Heteromyidae.