The PEDIGREE of
Family Cricetidae (Voles, Lemmings, Hamsters, Climbing Rats & kin)

     (2nd largest family of mammals)

 "Child(ren)":       Subfamily Arvicolinae (Voles, Lemmings, Muskrats)   ;   Cricetinae (hamsters)   ;   Neotominae (deer mice : pack rats : etc.)   ;   Sigmodontinae (New World rats & mice)   ;   Tylomyinae (New World climbing rats etc.)   ;   Democricetodontinae (extinct)   ;   112 living genera (580 species) altogether
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/-- Infraorder Eucynodontia   +====> [ 81]
/-- Superfamily Chiniquodontoidea
/-- Class Mammalia
/-- Subclass Theriiformes (Therial Mammals)
/-- Clade Holotheria
/-- Infraclass Eutheria (Placental Mammals)
/-- Subcohort Exafroplacentalia
/-- Superlegion Boreoeutheria (mammals from Laurasia Supercontinent)
/-- Legion of Euarchontoglires  (70 M BC - ?)
/-- Superorder of Glires
/-- Order Rodentia
/-- Clade of Beavers, Hamsters, etc.
/-- Suborder Myomorpha
/-- Superfamily Muroidea
/-- Epifamily Eumuroidae
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- Family Cricetidae (Voles, Lemmings, Hamsters, Climbing Rats & kin)
 

 
  ``3-Great Grandchild:''       Mountain Vole
 

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