Cricetinae


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Cri·cet·i·nae

(krī-sē'ti-nē),
A subfamily of rodents (family Muridae) that includes hamsters and native American rats.
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Common Subfamily Genus Species name Cricetinae Mesocricetus Auratus Syrian Brandt Turkish Phodopus Campbelli Djhungarian Sungorus Siberian Cricetulus Gnseus Chinese Migratorius Armenian
The subfamily Cricetinae (family Cricetidae, superfamily Muroidea) consists of the group of rodents commonly referred to as hamsters.
Investigaciones citogeneticas sobre algunas especies de Cricetinae (Rodentia) del Uruguay.
1 2 0 Muridae 30 64 1 Microtinae 14 30 0 Cricetinae 19 40 0 Unknown 5 11 1 Zapodidae (Zapus hudsonicus) 1 2 0 Bovidae 1 2 0 Unknown 1 2 0 Birds 15 32 1 Scolopacidae (Limosa fedoa) 1 2 0 Anatidae(1) 4 9 0 Unknown 2 4 0 Bird eggs 11 23 1 Large (duck) 9 19 1 Medium 2 4 0 Small (passerine) 4 9 0 Insects 19 40 3 Coleoptera 13 28 3 Hymenoptera 1 2 1 Diptera 1 2 0 Orthoptera 1 2 1 Unknown 4 9 0 Reptiles 5 11 2 Squamata 5 11 2 Chelonia (turtle eggs) 1 2 0 Amphibians 5 11 1 Urodela 5 11 1 Anura (frog) 0 0 1 Gastropods (snails) 2 2 1 Plants 40 85 5 Grass 26 55 2 Sunflower seeds 2 4 0 Woody 1 2 0 Unknown 19 40 3 1 Includes dabbling duck female adult (2%) and ducklings (6%); does not include duck eggs