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Related to Muridae: Muroidea, Myomorpha


The largest family of Rodentia and of mammals, embracing the Old World mice and rats.
[L. mus (mur-), a mouse]
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Evolution of Neotropical cricetine rodents (Muridae) with special reference to the phyllotine group.
(Burseraceae), poco despues de una erradicacion de ratas (Rattus rattus [L.]; Muridae) en la isla de Desecheo, Puerto Rico.
A review of the spiny mouse genus Scolomys (Rodentia: Muridae: Sigmodontinae) with the description of a new species from the western Amazon of Brazil.
A review of the boliviensis group of Akodon (Muridae:Sigmodontinae), with emphasis on Peru and Bolivia.
Factors affecting home range size and overlap in Calomys venustus (Muridae: Sigmodontinae) in Argentine agroecosystems.
Palabras clave: roedores, neotropico, Muridae, bosque nublado, Microryzomys minutus, Venezuela.
Habitat selection by Calomys musculinus (Muridae, Sigmodontinae) in crop areas of the Pampean region, Argentina.
Systematics of the genus Mastomys (Thomas, 1915) (Rodentia: Muridae).
Stomach analysis indicated the animal had fed on a rodent of the family Muridae. The ringtail was found near the interface of cotton fields, a pasture, and an estuary.
Space and time use in syntopic populations of Akodon azarae and Calomys venustus (Rodentia, Muridae).