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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Estrous cycles of nine Muroid rodents. Journal of Mammalogy 58:89-92.
Number of individuals (n) and relative frequency (%) of the species of muroid rodents in the diet of the barn owl (pellets) and in the trap samplings (traps) in Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil, with the values of Manly's alpha ([alpha]) preference index.
Phylogeny of muroid rodents: Relationships within and among major lineages as determined by IRBP gene sequences.
Evolutionary history of the most speciose mammals: Molecular phylogeny of muroid rodents. Molecular Biology and Evolution 18:2017-2031.
Based on data presented in Table 1, the small muroid rodents Reithrodontomys and Baiomys, and the hispid pocket mouse, Chaetodipus hispidus, are important staples in owl diets throughout the year.
Ecological opportunity and incumbency in the diversification of repeated continental colonizations by muroid rodents. Systematic Biology 62:837-864.
(2006), in which the present dentition of muroid rodents is composed by the dP3, dP4 and M1 of the basic eutherian dentition, are true, the presence of these supernumerary molars in this specimen of N.
A laboratory study of climbing behavior in 11 species of muroid rodents. American Midland Naturalist 103:66-72.