Gophers

Known as: Geomyidae, Gophers, Pocket, Pocket Gophers 
The family Geomyidae of burrowing rodents, commonly called pocket gophers. There are six genera, all found in North America.
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2011
2011
A recent complete assessment of the conservation status of 5487 mammal species demonstrated that at least one-fifth are at risk… (More)
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2002
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2002
A new method, ParaFit, has been developed to test the significance of a global hypothesis of coevolution between parasites and… (More)
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2002
2002
Nucleotide sequence data from the mitochondrial 12S rRNA and cytochrome b genes were used to analyze phylogenetic relationships… (More)
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1998
1998
A long-standing question in Quaternary paleontology is whether climate-induced, population-level phenotypic change is a result of… (More)
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1995
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1995
Recent methodological advances permit a rigorous comparison of phylogenetic trees for hosts and their parasites to determine the… (More)
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1994
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1994
DNA sequences for the gene encoding mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I in a group of rodents (pocket gophers) and their… (More)
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1993
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1993
It is shown that for allele frequency data a useful measure of the extent of gene flow between a pair of populations is M∘=(1/FST… (More)
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1987
1987
Pocket gophers (Geomys bursarius: Geomyidae Rodentia) are shown to affect soil resources and thus, indirectly, vegetation… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
This study examines the effects of soil disturbance by gophers on patterns of species abundance in an annual grassland community… (More)
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1983
1983
A field was disturbed via disking, divided into 36 plots, and fertilized with different ratios of N:Mg in 1980. High N:Mg supply… (More)
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