Definition of Genus Reithrodontomys
1. Noun. New World harvest mice.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Cricetidae, Family Cricetidae
Member holonyms: American Harvest Mouse, Harvest Mouse
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Reithrodontomys
Literary usage of Genus Reithrodontomys
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1. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1895)
"ON THE SPECIES OF THE genus Reithrodontomys. By |. A. ALLEN. INTRODUCTORY NOTE. The American Museum of Natural History has recently acquired a large number ..."
2. Cyclopedia of American Agriculture: A Popular Survey of Agricultural by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1908)
"Some fifty forms of the miniature harvest-mice, of the genus Reithrodontomys, have been recognized by zoologists. These are field creatures living chiefly ..."
3. The Mammals of Colorado: An Account of the Several Species Found Within the by Edward Royal Warren (1910)
"... and of somewhat generalized structure from which it seems probable the more specialized Murina have been evolved. Genus REITHRODONTOMYS (Grk. ..."
4. Bulletin by Smithsonian Institution, Dept. of the Interior, United States Dept. of the Interior, United States National Museum, United States (1907)
"Genus REITHRODONTOMYS Giglioli (1873). Mu$, AUDUBON and BACHMAN, Journ. ... Dr. JA Allen, in a recent paper on the genus Reithrodontomys,a considered the ..."