Heteromyidae


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Heteromyidae

[‚hed·ə′räm·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of the mammalian order Rodentia containing the North American kangaroo mice and the pocket mice.
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The overall prevalence of antibodies reactive with SNV antigen varied considerably among wild rodents captured in southeastern Arizona between May 1995 and December 1997, from 0% for Heteromyidae to 5.
The family Heteromyidae had one genus, Heteromys, with two species.