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Descriptor in English: Gophers
Descriptor in Spanish: Ardillas Terrestres
Descriptor in Portuguese: Geômis
Descriptor in French: Géomys
Entry term(s): Geomyidae
Gopher
Gopher, Pocket
Gophers, Pocket
Pocket Gopher
Pocket Gophers
Tree number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.545
Scope note: The family Geomyidae of burrowing rodents, commonly called pocket gophers. There are six genera, all found in North America.
Allowable Qualifiers: AB abnormalities
AH anatomy & histology
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
EM embryology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IN injuries
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
SU surgery
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 2005; use RODENTIA 1998-2004
DeCS UI: 38487
Descriptor UI: D046348
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Gophers - Preferred
Concept UI M0019249
Scope note The family Geomyidae of burrowing rodents, commonly called pocket gophers. There are six genera, all found in North America.
Preferred term Gophers
Entry term(s) Geomyidae
Gopher
Gopher, Pocket
Gophers, Pocket
Pocket Gopher
Pocket Gophers



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