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Mammal    Species Name:
Thomomys talpoides

Common Name:
Northern Pocket Gopher


Knife River, North Dakota   April 9, 1805

Journal Entries:

Capt. Lewis, April 9, 1805--Capt. Clark walked on shore to-day and informed me on his return, that passing through the prarie he had seen ...  more>>

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