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  • English
    • Hamsters, Voles, Lemmings, and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Cricetidae
  • Spanish
    • Ratas y ratones del nuevo mundo

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Description

I did not see the tail, but this animal looked small to be a beaver and has the light color on the snout.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Cricetidae are a family of rodents in the large and complex superfamily Muroidea. It includes true hamsters, voles, lemmings, and New World rats and mice. At almost 600 species, it is the second largest family of mammals, and has members throughout the New World, Asia, and Europe.

No range data available.