Definition of Genus Baiomys
1. Noun. Pygmy mice.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Cricetidae, Family Cricetidae
Member holonyms: Baiomys Taylori, Pygmy Mouse
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Baiomys
Literary usage of Genus Baiomys
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1. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1905)
"Thus far only two sub- generic names have been proposed for subordinate groups within the genus—Baiomys, erected by True in 1894* for the tiny species P. ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1909)
"I am still of the opinion that Dr. True's sub- genus Baiomys should be raised to the rank of a genus. In conclusion, I take off my hat, and make a low bow ..."