genus Liomys

noun
pocket mice
Syn: ↑Liomys
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Heteromyidae, ↑family Heteromyidae
Member Meronyms: ↑Mexican pocket mouse, ↑Liomys irroratus

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