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Noun1.Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
mammal family - a family of mammals
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
New World mouse - a variety of rodent
genus Reithrodontomys, Reithrodontomys - New World harvest mice
genus Peromyscus, Peromyscus - New World wood mice
Baiomys, genus Baiomys - pygmy mice
genus Onychomys, Onychomys - grasshopper mice
genus Neofiber, Neofiber - round-tailed muskrat
genus Sigmodon, Sigmodon - American cotton rats
wood rat, wood-rat - any of various small short-tailed rodents of the northern hemisphere having soft fur grey above and white below with furred tails and large ears; some are hosts for Ixodes pacificus and Ixodes scapularis (Lyme disease ticks)
genus Pitymys, Pitymys - pine mice
genus Microtus, Microtus - voles of the northern hemisphere
Arvicola, genus Arvicola - in some classifications considered synonymous with Microtus
Clethrionomys, genus Clethrionomys - a genus of Cricetidae
genus Phenacomys - North American voles
Cricetus, genus Cricetus - type genus of the Cricetidae: Old World hamsters
genus Mesocricetus, Mesocricetus - golden hamsters
genus Meriones, Meriones - a genus of Cricetidae
lemming - any of various short-tailed furry-footed rodents of circumpolar distribution
genus lemmus, Lemmus - lemmings
genus Myopus, Myopus - a genus of Cricetidae
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Mice of the Akodon boliviensis size class (Sigmodontinae, Cricetidae), with the description of two new species from Brazil.
To the Editor: The [approximately equal to] 20 recognized arenaviruses in the Americas are hosted by rodents of the family Cricetidae; 1 exception may be hosted by a bat (genus Artibeus, family Phyllostomidae) (1).
Polydactylism has been observed in Cricetidae (Price, 1969), Muridae (Brown, 1996), Leporidae (Murie, 1934), Sciuridae (Dunaway, 1969), Cynocephalidae (Shute and Bellaire, 1955), and Cervidae (Daniel and Kershaw, 1964; Miller and Cawley, 1970; Stone et al., 1970; Davidson, 1971; Miller and Broughton, 1971).
New distributional record of endemic Nephelomys nimbosus mouse (Rodentia: Cricetidae) in southeastern Ecuador.
Members of the rodent family Cricetidae are the principal hosts of the Tacaribe serocomplex viruses for which natural host relationships have been well characterized.
Entre los grupos mas significativos reportados en las distintas regiones geocronologicas se destacan los Erethizontidae Coendou magnus, Phyllotini indeterminados (Cricetidae), Echimyidae, Octodontidae y Chinchillidae fosoriales, hidrocoeridos semiacuaticos y abrocomidos (Abrocomidae).
Most hantaviruses (family Bunyaviridae) are hosted by 1 or a few closely related rodent species, including rodents of the family Cricetidae, subfamily Sigmodontinae (1).
El catalogo de la diversidad de endoparasitos en mamiferos del Neotropico tiene una larga historia a partir de los primeros registros publicados por Rudolphi en 1819, ampliandose sin duda, y en Argentina especialmente, con las exploraciones taxonomicas, hospedatorias y geograficas para Cricetidae, Caviidae (Rodentia), Dasypodidae (Xenarthra), Didelphidae (Didelphimorphia), Camelidae (Cetartiodactyla), Atelidae (Primates), Molossidae, Vespertilionidae y Phyllostomidae (Chiroptera), que habitan vastos territorios y representan elementos importantes de la biodiversidad mastozoologica.
Mammals were represented by two families of rodents, Cricetidae: marsh rats Holochilus sp., colilargo Oligoryzomys flavences and Caviidae: cuis Cavia aperea.
The genus Tapecomys (Rodentia, Cricetidae) in Argentina: A clarification.
On the Sigmodontinae radiation (Rodentia, Cricetidae): An appraisal of the phylogenetic position of Rhagomys.
Los roedores sigmodontinos (Cricetidae, Sigmodontinae) son uno de los grupos de mamiferos mas diversos de Sudamerica.