Definition of Perognathus flavescens
1. Noun. Small rodent of open areas of United States plains states.
Generic synonyms: Pocket Mouse
Group relationships: Genus Perognathus, Perognathus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Perognathus Flavescens
Literary usage of Perognathus flavescens
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1. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1905)
"The new material also indicates that two well-marked subspecies are still unnamed. They may be known as follows: perognathus flavescens ..."
2. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science by Kansas Academy of Science (1905)
"perognathus flavescens Merr. Plains Pocket Mouse. Found in north-central part of the state. 42. Perognathus hispidus paradoxus Merr. Kansas Pocket Mouse. ..."