Muroidea


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Synonyms for Muroidea

a superfamily of rodents essentially equal to the suborder Myomorpha but with the Dipodidae excluded

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Recent molecular phylogenies have been constructed for the superfamily Muroidea using DNA sequences from various genes: lecithin cholesterol acyl transferase (LCAT) gene and von Willebrand factor (vWF) gene (Michauex et al.
Numerous members of the B2 SINE family are found in myomorphic rodents of, the Superfamily Muroidea, but either the presence of B2-like sequences or a paucity or non-existence of elements are encountered in other myomorph superfamilies (Serdobova and Kramerov 1993, Kass et al.
The rodent superfamily Muroidea comprises about 1,135 Recent species in 261 genera (Carleton and Musser, 1984), representing approximately 25% of extant mammalian diversity at these taxonomic levels.
Sigmodontinos fosiles (Rodentia: Muroidea, Sigmodontinae) de America del Sur: estado actual de su conocimiento y prospective.
Phylogenetics of Sigmodontinae (Rodentia, Muroidea, Cricetidae), with special reference to the akodont group, and with additional comments on historical biogeography.
Sigmodontinos fosiles (Rodentia, Muroidea, Sigmodontinae) de America del Sur: estado actual de su conocimiento y prospectiva.