Definition of Genus geomys

1. Noun. Type genus of the Geomyidae.

Exact synonyms: Geomys
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Family Geomyidae, Geomyidae
Member holonyms: Geomys Bursarius, Plains Pocket Gopher, Geomys Pinetis, Southeastern Pocket Gopher



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Geomys

genus Gelechia
genus Gelsemium
genus Gempylus
genus Genetta
genus Genipa
genus Genista
genus Genlisea
genus Gentiana
genus Gentianella
genus Gentianopsis
genus Genyonemus
genus Geochelone
genus Geococcyx
genus Geoffroea
genus Geoglossum
genus Geomys
genus Geophilus
genus Geothlypis
genus Geranium
genus Gerardia
genus Gerbera
genus Gerbillus
genus Gerea
genus Gerres
genus Gerrhonotus
genus Gerris
genus Gesneria
genus Geum
genus Giardia
genus Ginglymostoma

Literary usage of Genus geomys

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1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain) (1839)
"... in 1817, founded his genus Geomys on the hamster of Georgia (Geo,nys pinch.), described by Mitchell, Anderson, Meares, and others, and referred to it, ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1895)
"... in these animals which look so much alike externally, that Dr. Merriam has felt justified in separating the old genus Geomys into nine groups which he ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1895)
"... in these animals which look so much alike externally, that Dr. Merriam has felt justified in separating the old genus Geomys into nine groups which he ..."

4. The American Cyclopædia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1874)
"... they arc very abundant in certain districts west of the Mississippi; their colors vary much with age and season. The genus geomys (Rafinesque), ..."

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