Cricetus cricetus

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Noun1.Cricetus cricetus - a variety of hamster common to Europe and AsiaCricetus cricetus - a variety of hamster common to Europe and Asia
hamster - short-tailed Old World burrowing rodent with large cheek pouches
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The common hamster Cricetus cricetus (Linnaeus, 1758) is a widespread Palaearctic rodent of prominent external appearance.
Nombre comun Nombre cientifico Hamster sirio Mesocricetus auratus Hamster ruso Phodopus campbelli Hamster siberiano Phodopus sungorus Hamster chino Cricetulus griseus Hamster europeo Cricetus cricetus Hamster de Mongolia Cricetulus curtatus Hamster raton Calomyscus bailwardi
Most notable was the formation of a clade consisting of Tscherskia triton, Cricetulus migratorius, Cricetus cricetus, and Allocricetulus eversmanni that branches off from a clade consisting of other Cricetulus species.
2009: Low genetic diversity and significant structuring of the common hamster populations Cricetus cricetus in Poland revealed by the mtDNA control region sequence variation.
The Commission has decided to send a reasoned opinion to Germany for failure to properly ensure the protection of the habitats of an endangered hamster, the Cricetus cricetus.