Gliridae


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Related to Gliridae: Castoridae, Hazel Dormouse, Dormice, Myoxidae
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Noun1.Gliridae - dormice and other Old World forms
mammal family - a family of mammals
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
dormouse - small furry-tailed squirrel-like Old World rodent that becomes torpid in cold weather
genus Glis, Glis - type genus of the Gliridae
genus Muscardinus, Muscardinus - a genus of Gliridae
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Which small rodent of the family Gliridae has a hairy tail and hibernates during winter in cold regions?
1997: Ecology and reproduction of Gliridae (Mammalia) in Northern Moravia.
The nomenclature used in the descriptions of the teeth and the measurement methods are those of Martin-Suarez and Freudenthal (1993) for the family Muridae, Mein and Freudenthal (1971) for the Cricetidae, Daams (1981) and Freudenthal (2004) for the Gliridae, Cuenca-Bescos (1988) and Reumer and Van de Hoek Ostende (2003) for the Sciuridae, and Reumer (1984), modified by Furio (2007), for the insectivores.
Families covered include Gliridae, Sciuridae, Pedetidae and eleven others.
2014): Dental microwear analysis in Gliridae (Rodentia): methodological issues and paleodiet inferences based on Armantomys from the Madrid Basin (Spain).