Muroidea

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Noun1.Muroidea - a superfamily of rodents essentially equal to the suborder Myomorpha but with the Dipodidae excluded
mammal family - a family of mammals
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
family Muridae, Muridae - originally Old World rats now distributed worldwide; distinguished from the Cricetidae by typically lacking cheek pouches
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An introduction to the Neotropical muroid rodent genus Zygodontomys.
(4) 76 (34.7) 142 (21.7) Baiomys taylori 3 (1.4) 16 (2.5) Sigmodon hispidus 24 (10.9) 100 (15.3) Mus musculus 16 (7.3) 12 (1.8) Unidentified muroid rodent 2 (0.9) 16 (2.5) Passerine bird 3 (1.4) 3 (0.4) (1) 56 whole pellets plus some broken pellets and disassociated material.
Seasonal regulation of reproduction in Muroid rodents. American Zoologist 27:929-940.
Muroid rodents. In Orders and Families of Recent Mammals of the World, ed.