Genus Dipodomys

Known as: Rats, Kangaroo, Rat, Kangaroo, Kangaroo Rat 
A genus of the family Heteromyidae which contains 22 species. Their physiology is adapted for the conservation of water, and they seldom drink water… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Single-sample methods of bottleneck detection are now routine analyses in studies of wild populations and conservation genetics… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
ß Behavioral audiograms were determined for four species of Glires: one Iagomorph (domestic rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus) and… (More)
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2001
2001
We examined effects of radionuclide exposure at two atomic blast sites on kangaroo rats (Dipodomys merriami) at the Nevada Test… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This study was designed to investigate the relative effects of seed perishability and handling time on the caching preferences of… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The temporal and spatial distribution of above-ground activity in Merriam's kangaroo rats, Dipodomys merriami, radio-tracked… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A technique for using patch giving up densities to investigate habitat preferences, predation risk, and interspecific competitive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Researchers have documented microhabitat partitioning among the heteromyid rodents of the deserts of North America that may… (More)
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1988
1988
Mechanical stresses (force/cross-sectional area) acting in muscles, tendons and bones of the hindlimbs of kangaroo rats… (More)
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1988
1988
Terrestrial animals have 'preferred speeds' within each gait, that are used much more frequently than others for moving along the… (More)
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1976
1976
The genus Dipodomys (kangaroo rats) exhibits major interspecies variations in the proportions of highly reiterated satellite DNA… (More)
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