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Cricetopinae

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Taxonomy
Cricetopidae was named by Matthew and Granger (1923).

It was reranked as the subfamily Cricetopinae by McKenna and Bell (1997) and Maridet and Ni (2013).

It was assigned to Rodentia by Matthew and Granger (1923); to Muridae by McKenna and Bell (1997); and to Cricetidae by Maridet and Ni (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Cricetopidae Matthew and Granger
1997Cricetopinae McKenna and Bell p. 137
2013Cricetopinae Maridet and Ni

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Glires()
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyCricetopinae()
subfamilyCricetopinae()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available