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Noun1.Cricetus - type genus of the Cricetidae: Old World hamstersCricetus - type genus of the Cricetidae: Old World hamsters
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cricetidae, family Cricetidae - mostly small New World rodents including New World mice and lemmings and voles and hamsters
hamster - short-tailed Old World burrowing rodent with large cheek pouches
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Another good example of typically continental climate adapted species, but with larger European range, is the common hamster (Cricetus cricetus Linnaeus, 1758).
Simonneaux et al., "Seasonal variations of clock gene expression in the suprachiasmatic nuclei and pars tuberalis of the European hamster (Cricetus cricetus)," European Journal of Neuroscience, vol.
Baranov, "Chapter 12: laboratory mammals: mouse (Mus musculus), rat (Rattus norvergicus), rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus), and golden hamster (Cricetus auratus)," in Animal Species for Developmental Studies, Volume II: Vertebrates, T.
The postnatal histogenesis of the thyroid gland of the Golden hamster (Cricetus auratus).
42.4 0.6 Oryctolagus cuniculus 44.3 0.9 Sciurus vulgaris 39.5 0.6 Cricetus norvegicus * 40.7 0.4 Spalax sp.
Neumann K, Michaux JR, Maak S, Jansman HAH, Kayser A, Mundt G, Gattermann R (2005) Genetic spatial structure of European common hamsters (Cricetus cricetus) -a result of repeated range expansion and demographic bottlenecks.