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CRATOGEOMYS is a genus of rodent in the family Geomyidae . It was previously considered a subgenus of Pappogeomys . All species are distributed in Mexico and the Southwest United States, with some species being found in both countries.

It contains the following five species:

* Yellow-faced pocket gopher ( Cratogeomys castanops) * Smoky pocket gopher ( Cratogeomys fumosus) * Goldman\'s pocket gopher ( Cratogeomys goldmani) * Merriam\'s pocket gopher ( Cratogeomys merriami) * Oriental Basin pocket gopher ( Cratogeomys fulvescens)

REFERENCES

* ^ Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. (2005). Mammal
Mammal
Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0 . OCLC
OCLC
62265494 .

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Extant species of family Geomyidae (Pocket gophers)

* Kingdom: Animalia * Phylum: Chordata
Chordata
* Class: Mammalia
Mammalia
* Order: Rodentia * Suborder: Castorimorpha
Castorimorpha
* Superfamily: Geomyoidea
Geomyoidea

CRATOGEOMYS

* Yellow-faced pocket gopher (C. castanops) * Smoky pocket gopher (C. fumosus) * Merriam\'s pocket gopher (C. merriami)

Geomys
Geomys
(Eastern pocket gophers)

* Desert pocket gopher
Desert pocket gopher
(G. arenarius) * Attwater\'s pocket gopher (G. attwateri) * Baird\'s pocket gopher (G. breviceps) * Plains pocket gopher
Plains pocket gopher
(G. bursarius) * Knox Jones\'s pocket gopher (G. knoxjonesi) * Texas pocket gopher (G. personatus) * Southeastern pocket gopher
Southeastern pocket gopher
(G. pinetis) * Central Texas pocket gopher (G. texensis) * Tropical pocket gopher (G. tropicalis)

ORTHOGEOMYS Chiriqui pocket gopher
Chiriqui pocket gopher
(O. cavator)

* Cherrie\'s pocket gopher (O. cherriei) * Oaxacan pocket gopher (O. cuniculus) * Darien pocket gopher (O. dariensis) * Giant pocket gopher (O. grandis) * Variable pocket gopher (O. heterodus) * Hispid pocket gopher
Hispid pocket gopher
(O. hispidus) * Big pocket gopher
Big pocket gopher
(O. lanius) * Nicaraguan pocket gopher (O. matagalpae) * Thaeler\'s pocket gopher (O. thaeleri) * Underwood\'s pocket gopher (O. underwoodi)

PAPPOGEOMYS

* Alcorn\'s pocket gopher (P. alcorni) * Buller\'s pocket gopher (P. bulleri)

Thomomys (Smooth-toothed pocket gophers)

SUBGENUS MEGASCAPHEUS

* Botta\'s pocket gopher (T. bottae) * Camas pocket gopher
Camas pocket gopher
(T. bulbivorus) * Townsend\'s pocket gopher (T. townsendii) * Southern pocket gopher
Southern pocket gopher
(T. umbrinus)

SUBGENUS THOMOMYS

* Wyoming pocket gopher (T. clusius) * Idaho pocket gopher
Idaho pocket gopher
(T. idahoensis) * Mazama pocket gopher (T. mazama) * Mountain pocket gopher (T. monticola) * Northern pocket gopher (T. talpoides)

ZYGOGEOMYS

* Michoacan pocket gopher (Z. trichopus)

CATEGORY

TAXON IDENTIFIERS

* Wd : Q869542 * ADW : Cratogeomys * EoL : 2922549 * Fossilworks : 41652 * GBIF : 7261365 * ITIS : 900136 * MSW : 12800002 * NCBI : 13627

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