Family Cricetidae Fischer von Waldheim 1817 (mouse)

Mammalia - Rodentia - Cricetidae

Alternative spelling: Cricetinae

Parent taxon: Muroidea according to H. Gomes Rodrigues et al. 2010

See also D'Elía 2003, Johnson 1966, Korth 2011, Kurten and Anderson 1980, McKenna and Bell 1997, Seymour 2004, Steppan et al. 2004, Vianey-Liaud et al. 2014 and Wood 1958

Sister taxa: Cricetopsinae, Eucricetodontidae, Eumuroida, Heterocricetodontidae, Lophiomyinae, Myospalacinae, Platacanthomyinae, Pseudocricetodontidae, Spalacidae

Subtaxa: Abelmoschomys Aktaumys Allocricetus Allospalax Alticola Anatolomys Andinomys Antecalomys Aralocricetodon Aratomys Argyromys Arvicolinae Baiomys Baranomys Basirepomys Blancomys Chardinomys Cimarronomys Copemys Cricetinae Cricetodontinae Cricetopinae Dankomys Democricetodontinae Desmodillus Dolomys Ellobius Eocricetodon Eoeumys Eolagurus Eucricetodontinae Eumyarioninae Eumys Galushamys Geringia Germanomys Gnomomys Goniodontomys Guildayomys Hesperomyini Hibbardomys Hodomys Ischymomys Isthmomys Jacobsomys Kanisamys Kislangia Lagurodon Lartetomys Laugaritiomys Leakeymys Leidymys Lemmiscus Leukaristomys Loupomys Melissiodontinae Microcricetus Microtinae Microtocricetus Microtodon Microtoscoptes Mictomys Myocricetodon Nannocricetus Nelsonia Neotominae Neotomini Ogmodontomys Palasiomys Pappocricetodontinae Paracricetodontinae Paracricetulus Paramicrotoscoptes Paratarsomys Paronychomys Plesiocricetodon Plioctomys Pliomys Pliotomodon Poamys Podomys Primus Promimomys Propliomys Prosomys Prospalax Protatera Prototomys Pseudocricetodontinae Pseudocricetops Pseudomyscus Pterospalax Raricricetodontinae Repomys Rhinocricetus Rhizospalax Scottimus Sigmodontinae Sinocricetus Stachomys Trilophomys Tylomyinae Tyrrhenicola Ungaromys Vallaris Willeumys Wilsoneumys Yatkolamys Zhungaromys Zramys Zygodontomys

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Type: Allospalax

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

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