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  • Howard and Childs (1959) Ecology of pocket gophers with emphasis on Thomomys bottae mewa. Hilgardia, 29:277-358.
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  • Loeb, S. C., and R. G. Schwab. 1987. Estimation of Litter Size in Small Mammals - Bias Due to Chronology of Embryo Resorption. Journal of Mammalogy 68:671-675.
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  • Miller, M. A. 1946. Reproductive rates and cycles in the Pocket Gopher. Journal of Mammalogy 27:335-358.
  • Miller, M. A. 1952. Size characteristics of the Sacramento Valley Pocket Gopher (Thomomys bottae navus Merriam). Journal of Mammalogy 33:442-456.
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