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Taxon: Family Muridae Batsch, 1788 (mammal)
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Clade Mammaliaformes Rowe 1988 [Rowe 1988]
   [crown] Class Mammalia Linnaeus, 1758 - mammals
     Subclass Theriiformes (Rowe, 1988) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 see Division Theriiformes
       Infraclass Holotheria (Wible et al., 1995) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 see [unranked] Holotheria
         Superlegion Trechnotheria McKenna, 1975 see [unranked] Trechnotheria McKenna, 1975
           Legion Cladotheria McKenna, 1975 see [unranked] Cladotheria McKenna, 1975
             Sublegion Zatheria McKenna, 1975 see [unranked] Zatheria McKenna, 1975
               Infralegion Tribosphenida McKenna, 1975 see Sublegion Boreosphenida
                 Supercohort Theria (Parker & Haswell, 1897) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 - therians see [unranked] Theria
                   Cohort Placentalia (Owen, 1837) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 - placentals
                     Magnorder Epitheria (McKenna, 1975) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997 see Cohort Placentalia (Owen, 1837) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                       Superorder Preptotheria (McKenna, 1975) McKenna, 1993
                         Grandorder Anagalida (Szalay & McKenna, 1971) McKenna, 1975 see Order Anagalida Szalay & McKenna, 1971
                           Mirorder Simplicidentata Weber, 1904
                             Order Rodentia Bowdich, 1821 - rodents
                               Suborder Myomorpha Brandt, 1855
                                 Infraorder Myodonta (Schaub, 1955) M.C. McKenna & S.K. Bell, 1997
                                   Superfamily Muroidea Batsch, 1788
                                     Family Muridae Batsch, 1788 - rats, mice, hamsters, voles, lemmings, and gerbils
                                       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
                                       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
                                       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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