Rodentia


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Related to Rodentia: Lagomorpha, Carnivora
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Noun1.Rodentia - small gnawing animals: porcupinesRodentia - small gnawing animals: porcupines; rats; mice; squirrels; marmots; beavers; gophers; voles; hamsters; guinea pigs; agoutis
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
Hystricomorpha, suborder Hystricomorpha - an order of rodents including: porcupines; guinea pigs; chinchillas; etc.
Sciuromorpha, suborder Sciuromorpha - large more or less primitive rodents: squirrels; marmots; gophers; beavers; etc.
naked mole rat - fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites
References in classic literature ?
The order Rodentia is here very numerous in species: of mice alone I obtained no less than eight kinds.
Identificamos un total de 10 especies de micromamiferos (1 marsupial y 9 roedores, ordenes Didelphimorphia y Rodentia respectivamente).
Biosystematics and hosts of the Triatoma protracta complex in North America: (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Rodentia, Cricetidae).
A special mention goes to David Goetz's imaginative production design that brings out Zootropolis' diverse and inclusive habitats in sunny Bunny-burrow, icy Tundratown and Little Rodentia.
Officer Judy declares the case closed and speeds home through Little Rodentia where mice construction workers are maneuvering a red Jumbo-pop stick into place in a new apartments building.
Individual chapters consider such aspects as evolution and dental characteristics, control systems and biological rhythms, rodentia and lagomorphs, cetacea, social behavior, community ecology, and domestication and domesticated mammals.
Despite the increase of studies addressing the diversification patterns of organisms, no synthesis has addressed the case of the most diversified mammalian clade: the Rodentia.
Rabbits belong to the order Lagomorpha, not Rodentia.
2008, Anderson & Gutierrez 2009) increases the number to 383 species into 14 orders and 47 families with 25 endemic species in six orders: Didelphimorphia, Carnivora, Lagomorpha, Soricomorpha, Chiroptera, Artiodactyla and Rodentia (Linares 1998, Ochoa & Aguilera 2003, Wilson & Reeder 2005, Lew et al.
Jonglei state minister of health, Rodentia Ayen Alphorns, said the state government is following Kala-azar cases in Ayod, Fangak and Pigi keenly.