genus Microdipodops

noun
kangaroo mice
Syn: ↑Microdipodops
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Heteromyidae, ↑family Heteromyidae
Member Meronyms: ↑kangaroo mouse, ↑dwarf pocket rat

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