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n. - Western pocket gophers.

Usage examples (3)
  • If you want that detail you'll just have to go to your local library and look for pictures of your local Thomomys spp. pocket gophers
  • According to Walker's Mammals of the World (Sixth Edition), the Eastern pocket gophers (Geomys spp.) do have paler ventral fur, while the western species (Thomomys) don't.
  • Genus Thomomys. for more
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