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Heteromyidae (Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice, And Relatives) is a family of rodents. They are granivores. Reproduction is dioecious. Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice, And Relatives rely on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives. View this species on GBIF

kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives Habitats

The environments in which many kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives species are known to live. Select an environment to see its kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives species checklist.

1999 California Academy of Sciences   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice, And Relative Habitats

The environments in which many kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives species are known to live. Select an environment to see its kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives species checklist.

kangaroo rats, pocket mice, and relatives includes 3 children: