Muridae

Amr, Zuhair S., Abu, Mohammad A., Qumsiyeh, Mazin & Eid, Ehab, 2018, Systematics, distribution and ecological analysis of rodents in Jordan, Zootaxa 4397 (1), pp. 1-94 : 24

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4397.1.1

publication LSID

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DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5991755

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https://treatment.plazi.org/id/C32887CB-FF87-BA74-FF3D-FA02FA76EC8B

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Plazi

scientific name

Muridae
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Key to subfamilies of family Muridae

1 Dorsum is partially covered by spiny hairs................................................. Subfamily Deomyinae

- Dorsum is not partially covered by spiny hair, most with smooth hair............................................. 2

2 Tail hairy and terminates with a tuft of various shape and size ( Figure 24A View FIGURE 24 )...................... Subfamily Gerbillinae

- Tail with few hairs, and have annuli, tail without a tuft. ( Figure 24B View FIGURE 24 ).............................. Subfamily Murinae

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Rodentia

Family

Muridae