Bathyergidae


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Within Phiomorpha, the ~31 Ma divergence of the naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus) from all other mole-rats argues for recognition of this group as Bathyergoidea, containing the families Heterocephalidae and Bathyergidae.
In these groups, some individuals, generally females, more or less temporarily (marmosets and tamarins: Cebidae, Primates) or more or less permanently (naked mole rats: Bathyergidae, Rodentia) delay individual (selfish) reproduction to assist dominant group members rear one or more offspring who are usually the helper's kin.