Family: Geomyidae, Pocket Gophers view all from this family
Description Various shades of brown that vary according to soil color. Short, nearly naked tail.
Dimensions 215-324mm, 57-120mm, 135-208g
Habitat Forests & woodlands, Grasslands & prairies, Meadows & fields
Range Southeast, Florida
Discussion Only gopher in range. Inhabits deep, sandy soils in long-leaf pine forests. Can be a pest in orchards and lawns.