Origin of pocket gopher
Examples from the Web for pocket gopher
The name “gopher” is more commonly applied to certain small rodent mammals, particularly the pocket-gopher.
Florida pocket-gopher burrows and their arthropod inhabitants.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
Mr. Andrews: Mr. Ludlow spoke of the pocket-gopher favoring alfalfa.
When "measuring" chipmunks taxonomically, it is necessary to use a "chipmunk scale" and not, for example, a "pocket-gopher scale."