Rodentia


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Related to Rodentia: Lagomorpha, Carnivora
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rodentia - small gnawing animals: porcupinesRodentia - small gnawing animals: porcupines; rats; mice; squirrels; marmots; beavers; gophers; voles; hamsters; guinea pigs; agoutis
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
gnawer, rodent - relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Myomorpha, suborder Myomorpha - true rats and mice and related rodents
Hystricomorpha, suborder Hystricomorpha - an order of rodents including: porcupines; guinea pigs; chinchillas; etc.
Sciuromorpha, suborder Sciuromorpha - large more or less primitive rodents: squirrels; marmots; gophers; beavers; etc.
naked mole rat - fetal-looking colonial rodent of East Africa; neither mole nor rat; they feed on tubers and have a social structure similar to that of honeybees and termites
References in classic literature ?
The order Rodentia is here very numerous in species: of mice alone I obtained no less than eight kinds.
2009: Supraspecies relationships in the subfamily Arvicolinae (Rodentia, Cricetidae): an unexpected result of nuclear gene analysis.
A multidisciplinary approach to the systematics of the genus Arvicanthis Leson, 1842 (Rodentia, Murinae).
ARTHROPODS (ARATHROPODA: ARACHNIDA AND INSECTA) ASSOCIATED WITH THE NESTS OF NEOTOMA MEXICANA (MAMMALIA: RODENTIA) FROM SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, GUANAJUATO, MEXICO
Seuanez, "Comparative karyology in Akodon (Rodentia, Sigmodontinae) from Southeastern Brazil," The Journal of Heredity, vol.
First record of Colombian Forest Mouse Chilomys instans (Cricetidae: Rodentia) in Cajamarca: updating the list of mammals from Peru
Coccidian parasites (Eucoccidia: Eimeriidae) in European ground squirrel (Spermophilus citellus L., 1766) (Rodentia: Sciuridae) from Bulgaria.
Biosystematics and hosts of the Triatoma protracta complex in North America: (Hemiptera, Reduviidae, Rodentia, Cricetidae).
A special mention goes to David Goetz's imaginative production design that brings out Zootropolis' diverse and inclusive habitats in sunny Bunny-burrow, icy Tundratown and Little Rodentia.
Officer Judy declares the case closed and speeds home through Little Rodentia where mice construction workers are maneuvering a red Jumbo-pop stick into place in a new apartments building.