Perognathinae


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Perognathinae

[‚per·əg′nath·ə‚nē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A subfamily of the rodent family Heteromyidae, including the pocket and kangaroo mice.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.