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Taxon: Family Muridae Batsch, 1788, nom. corr. - rats, mice, hamsters, voles, lemmings, and gerbils (mammal)
Classification by:

Natura - nature
   actualia - actual entities
     Mundus Plinius - physical world
       naturalia - natural bodies
         Biota
           "neomura"
             Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
               "neokaryotes" - mitochondrial eukaryotes
                 "neozoa"
                   "scotokaryotes" Cavalier-Smith, 1999
                     "podiates" Cavalier-Smith, 2013
                       Amorphea Adl et al., 2012
                         Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
                           Holozoa Lang, O'Kelly, Nerad, Gray & Burger, 2002
                             filozoa Shalchian-Tabrizi, Minge, Espelund, Orr, Ruden, Jakobsen & Cavalier-Smith, 2008
                               Kingdom Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
                                 Epitheliozoa Ax, 1996
                                   Eumetazoa Bütschli, 1910 - eumetazoans
                                     Bilateria Hatschek, 1888 - bilaterians
                                       Superphylum Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908 - deuterostomes
                                         [crown] Phylum Chordata Bateson, 1885 - chordates
                                           Subphylum Vertebrata Cuvier, 1812 - vertebrates
                                             [crown] Myopterygii - myopterygians
                                               Superclass Gnathostomata Zittel, 1879 - jawed vertebrates
                                                 Grade Teleostomi Bonaparte, 1836
                                                   Euteleostomi - bony vertebrates
                                                     Sarcopterygii Romer, 1955
                                                       Rhipidistia Cope, 1887
                                                         Tetrapodomorpha Ahlberg, 1991
                                                           Osteolepidimorpha
                                                             Tetrapoda Goodrich, 1930
                                                               Reptiliomorpha Säve-Söderbergh, 1934
                                                                 Batrachosauria
                                                                   Amniota Haeckel, 1866 - amniotes
                                                                     Synapsida Osborn, 1903
                                                                       Therapsida Broom, 1905
                                                                         Theriodontia
                                                                           Eutheriodontia
                                                                             Cynodontia Owen, 1861
                                                                               Eucynodontia Kemp, 1982
                                                                                 Mammaliamorpha Rowe, 1988
                                                                                   Mammaliaformes Rowe, 1988
                                                                                     Holotheria
                                                                                       Class Mammalia Linnaeus, 1758 - mammals
                                                                                         Theriimorpha
                                                                                           Theriiformes Rowe, 1986
                                                                                             Trechnotheria McKenna, 1975
                                                                                               Cladotheria McKenna, 1975
                                                                                                 Zatheria McKenna, 1975
                                                                                                   Subclass Boreosphenida
                                                                                                     Theria
                                                                                                       Infraclass Eutheria Huxley, 1880
                                                                                                         Cohort Placentalia (Owen, 1837) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 - placentals
                                                                                                           Magnorder Boreoeutheria
                                                                                                             Grandorder Euarchontoglires
                                                                                                               Superorder Glires Linnaeus, 1758
                                                                                                                 Mirorder Simplicidentata Weber, 1904
                                                                                                                   Order Rodentia Bowdich, 1821 - rodents
                                                                                                                     Suborder Myomorpha Brandt, 1855
                                                                                                                       Infraorder Myodonta (Schaub, in Grassé & Dekeyser, 1955) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                                                                                                                         Superfamily Muroidea Batsch, 1788
                                                                                                                           Family Muridae Batsch, 1788, nom. corr. - rats, mice, hamsters, voles, lemmings, and gerbils
                                                                                                                             .1 Genus Saxatilomys Musser, Smith, Robinson & Lunde, 2005 [monotypic]
                                                                                                                             .2 Genus Tonkinomys Musser, Lunde & Son, 2006 [monotypic]
                                                                                                                             01 Genus †Pappocricetodon Tong, 1992
                                                                                                                             02 Genus †Selenomys Matthew & Granger, 1923
                                                                                                                             03 Genus †Potwarmus Lindsay, 1988
                                                                                                                             04 Genus †Leakeymys Lavocat, 1964
                                                                                                                             05 Genus †Blancomys van de Weerd et al., 1977
                                                                                                                             06 Genus †Epimeriones Daxner-Hock, 1972
                                                                                                                             07 Subfamily †Cricetopinae Matthew & Granger, 1923
                                                                                                                             08 Subfamily †Eumyinae (Simpson, 1945) Stehlin & Schaub, 1951
                                                                                                                             09 Subfamily †Paracricetodontinae Mein & Freudenthal, 1971
                                                                                                                             10 Subfamily †Melissiodontinae (Schaub, 1925) Stehlin & Schaub, 1951
                                                                                                                             11 Subfamily †Tachyoryctoidinae Schaub, 1958
                                                                                                                             12 Subfamily †Microtoscoptinae Kretzoi, 1955
                                                                                                                             13 Subfamily †Baranomyinae Kretzoi, 1955
                                                                                                                             14 Subfamily †Trilophomyinae (Kretzoi, 1969) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                                                                                                                             15 Subfamily †Gobicricetodontinae Qiu, 1996
                                                                                                                             16 Subfamily †Cricetodontinae (Schaub, 1925) Stehlin & Schaub, 1951
                                                                                                                             17 Subfamily Sigmodontinae (Wagner, 1843) Thomas, 1897
                                                                                                                             18 Subfamily Calomyscinae (Vorontsov et al., 1978) G.G. Musser & M.D. Carleton, in Wilson & Reeder, eds., 1993 [monotypic]
                                                                                                                             19 Subfamily Cricetinae (Fischer de Waldheim, 1817) Murray, 1866 - hamsters
                                                                                                                             20 Subfamily Arvicolinae (Gray, 1821) Pavlinov & Rossolimo, 1987 - voles
                                                                                                                             21 Subfamily †Afrocricetodontinae Lavocat, 1973
                                                                                                                             22 Subfamily Lophiomyinae Milne-Edwards, 1867
                                                                                                                             23 Subfamily Nesomyinae Forsyth Major, 1897 - Madagascan rats
                                                                                                                             24 Subfamily Cricetomyinae Roberts, 1951 - African pouched rats
                                                                                                                             25 Subfamily Delanymyinae Denys et al., 1995
                                                                                                                             26 Subfamily Mystromyinae (Vorontsov, 1966) Lavocat, 1973
                                                                                                                             27 Subfamily Petromyscinae Roberts, 1951 [monotypic]
                                                                                                                             28 Subfamily Gerbillinae (Gray, 1825) Alston, 1876 - gerbils
                                                                                                                             29 Subfamily Dendromurinae G.M. Allen, 1939 - African climbing mice
                                                                                                                             30 Subfamily Murinae Batsch, 1788 - Old World mice and rats
                                                                                                                             31 Subfamily Platacanthomyinae Alston, 1876 - spiny dormice
                                                                                                                             32 Subfamily Myospalacinae (Lilljeborg, 1866) Miller & Gidley, 1918 - zokors
                                                                                                                             33 Subfamily Spalacinae (Gray, 1821) Thomas, 1896 - blind mole-rats
                                                                                                                             34 Subfamily †Anomalomyinae (Schaub, 1925) Stehlin & Schaub, 1951
                                                                                                                             35 Subfamily Rhizomyinae (Winge, 1887) Thomas, 1897 - East African mole-rats

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