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Cricetinae

Source Data
SourceIDLink
Global Biodiversity Information Facility ID (GBIF)Not linked to a GBIF record.
PaleoBioDB ID (PBDB)91459https://paleobiodb.org/classic/checkTaxonInfo?taxon_no=91459
Ranksubfamily (PBDB)
Taxonomy (PBDB)Life : Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Rodentia : Cricetidae : Cricetinae
Classification
(PBDB,GBIF)
RankNameAuthor
-Eukaryota
-OpisthokontaCavalier-Smith 1987
kingdomAnimalia
-TriploblasticaLankester 1877
-NephrozoaJondelius et al. 2002
-DeuterostomiaGrobben 1908
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrataLamarck 1801
superclassGnathostomataGegenbauer 1874
-Osteichthyes
-SarcopterygiiRomer 1955
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha
subclassTetrapodomorpha
-Tetrapoda
-ReptiliomorphaSäve-Söderbergh 1934
-AnthracosauriaSäve-Söderbergh 1934
-Batrachosauria
-Cotylosauria
-AmniotaHaeckel 1866
-SynapsidaOsborn 1903
-Therapsida
infraorderCynodontia
-EpicynodontiaHopson and Kitching 2001
infraorderEucynodontiaKemp 1982
-ProbainognathiaHopson 1990
-MammaliamorphaRowe 1988
-MammaliaformesRowe 1988
classMammaliaLinnaeus 1758
subclassTribosphenida
infraclassEutheria
-PlacentaliaOwen 1837
-EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
-Glires
orderRodentia
infraorderMyodontaSchaub 1958
superfamilyMuroideaIlliger 1811
familyCricetidaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
subfamilyCricetinaeFischer von Waldheim 1817
Opinions (PBDB)
NameRankOpinionEvidenceAuthor
Cricetinaesubfamilybelongs to Cricetidaestated without evidenceMurray, 1866
Cricetinaesubfamilybelongs to Muridaestated without evidenceHay, 1902
Cricetinaesubfamilybelongs to Cricetidaestated without evidenceBaskin, 1978
Cricetinaesubfamilybelongs to Cricetidaestated with evidenceSteppan et al., 2004
Cricetinaesubfamilybelongs to Cricetidaestated without evidenceMaridet et al., 2011
Status (PBDB)extant
Taxon Size (PBDB)153
Extant Size (PBDB)23 (15%)
First Recorded Appearance33.3 - 30.8 Ma
Oligocene
Environmentterrestrial (based on Eutheria)
Motilityactively mobile (based on Osteichthyes)
Dietherbivore (based on Rodentia)
Taphonomyphosphatic (based on Vertebrata)
Primary Reference (PBDB)H. de Bruijn, M.R. Dawson, and P. Mein. 1970. Upper Pliocene Rodentia, Lagomorpha and Insectivora (Mammalia) from the isle of Rhodes (Greece). I, II and III. Proceedings van de Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Series B 73(5):535-584

Subtaxa

NameStatusCommon Name(s)Fossil OccurrencesOldestYoungest
Cricetini
tribe
listed (PBDB)9623.0 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Leidymini
tribe
listed (PBDB)2633.3 Ma
Oligocene
3.60 Ma
Pliocene
Peromyscini
tribe
listed (PBDB)10.30 Ma
Pleistocene
0 Ma
Extant
Apocricetus
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
2011.6 Ma
Miocene
3.60 Ma
Pliocene
Collimys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
311.6 Ma
Miocene
8.70 Ma
Miocene
Cricetinus
genus
listed (PBDB)55.33 Ma
Miocene
2.59 Ma
Pleistocene
Cricetulodon
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
1123.0 Ma
Miocene
7.75 Ma
Miocene
Cricetulus
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
357.25 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Democricetodon
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
25028.4 Ma
Oligocene
9.70 Ma
Miocene
Karydomys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
520.0 Ma
Miocene
16.0 Ma
Miocene
Megacricetodon
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
21123.0 Ma
Miocene
11.1 Ma
Miocene
Mesocricetus
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
1211.6 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Neacomys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
Bristly Mouse10.01 Ma
Pleistocene
0 Ma
Extant
Neocricetodon
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
6123.0 Ma
Miocene
2.59 Ma
Pleistocene
Onychomys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
Grasshopper Mouse6110.3 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Peromyscus
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
Deer Mouse31323.0 Ma
Miocene
0 Ma
Extant
Phodopus
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
Small Dessert Hamster0 Ma
Extant
Rotundomys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
511.6 Ma
Miocene
9.70 Ma
Miocene
Symmetrodontomys
genus
accepted (GBIF)
listed (PBDB)
910.3 Ma
Miocene
4.90 Ma
Pliocene

Synonymy List

YearName and Author
1817Cricetinae Fischer von Waldheim
1866Cricetinae Murray
1902Cricetinae Hay p. 726
1978Cricetinae Baskin p. 125
1980Cricetinae Kurten and Anderson p. 239
2004Cricetinae Steppan et al. p. 547
2011Cricetinae Maridet et al. p. 449
2016Cricetinae Lindsay et al. p. 82

References

de Bruijn H., Dawson M.R., et al (1970) Upper Pliocene Rodentia, Lagomorpha and Insectivora (Mammalia) from the isle of Rhodes (Greece). I, II and III., Proceedings van de Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Series B 73 5, 535-584
Hay O. P. (1902) , Bibliography and Catalogue of the Fossil Vertebrata of North America. Bulletin of the United States Geological Survey 179, 1-868
Baskin J. A. (1978) Bensonomys, Calomys, and the origin of the phyllotine group of Neotropical cricetines (Rodentia: Cricetidae), Journal of Mammalogy 59 1, 125-135
Kurten B., Anderson E. (1980) , Pleistocene mammals of North America, 1-442
Steppan S. J., Adkins R. M., et al (2004) Phylogeny and divergence-date estimates of rapid radiations in muroid rodents based on multiple nuclear genes, Systematic Biology 53 4, 533-553
Maridet O., Wu W.-Y., et al (2011) Early Miocene cricetids (Rodentia) from the Junggar basin (Xinjiang, China) and their biochronological implications, Geobios 44 5, 445-459 doi:dx.doi.org.simsrad.net.ocs.mq.edu.au/10.1016/j.geobios.2010.09.004
Lindsay E., Whistler D. P., et al (2016) Paciculus walshi, new species, (Rodentia, Cricetidae), the origin of the Cricetidae and an Oligocene intercontinental mammal dispersal event, Historical Biology 28 1-2, 78-94 doi:10.1080/08912963.2015.1050389
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
 
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