Cricetidae

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Synonyms for Cricetidae

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Ichthyomyines are New World cricetid rodents of the subfamily Sigmodontinae Wagner, 1843, which are ecologically and morphologically distinctive (Voss, 1988, 2015).
Small, brachydont cricetid rodent having protolophule II [paraloph] not aligned with the anterior arm of the hypocone in upper molars (M), but with the entolophid aligned with the anterior arm of the protoconid in lower molars (m).
The African giant rat (AGR) (Cricetomys gambianus) also known as Gambian rat is wild cricetid rodent with an average adult weight of 1.
4 Ma, that is before the crisis, coinciding with the dispersal of more derived cricetids of the genus Cricetulodon (Agusti et al.
1993: New finds of cricetids (Mammalia, Rodentia) from the late Pleistocene-Holocene of northern Ecuador.
Comparative swimming performances in selected cricetid and heteromyid rodents.
They prefer intermediate-sized, inactive mammals such as microtine rodents, but will take more active cricetid species if microtines are not available.
For example, cricetid rodents can consume large amounts of tree seeds in old fields (Janzen 1971, Gill and Marks 1991, flowers and Dooley 1993) and thereby delay colonization.
Over both dry and rainy seasons, 27 total individuals of five species of cricetid rodents were trapped in coastal sage scrub: Neotoma fuscipes (1), N.
variegatus, the cricetid mouse Peromyscus difficilis, and the woodrats Neotoma albigula, N.
Paleobiogeography of South American cricetid rodents: a critique to Caviedes & Iriarte.
The nonvolant assemblage includes only cricetid rodents and the mouse opossum Tlacuatzin canescens; no squirrels (Sciuridae) or gophers (Geomyidae) were included.
The genus of Oligoryzomys includes 18 species of cricetid rodents of small size distributed in South and Central America (Musser and Carleton 2005, Weksler and Bonvicino 2005).
In the locality AL2D, a set of cricetid teeth, characterized by the absence of mesolophid in the m1 and of the anterior protolophule in M1 and M2, together with the presence of a crest-like anteroconid and a double anterolophulid in m1 resembles Apocricetus.