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    • Hamsters, Voles, Lemmings, and Allies
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    • Cricetidae
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Recent observations

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What

Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

kristajordan8

Date

August 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Baja Deermouse Peromyscus fraterculus

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

August 27, 2015 09:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

swampy

Date

August 30, 2015

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What

Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

Observer

steven_bach

Date

August 30, 2015

Place

Austin, TX (Google, OSM)

Description

This is some kind of vole. I think this is a meadow vole based on the color and face shape. Couldn't get a shot of the tail :(

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

California Vole Microtus californicus

Observer

dpalmeri

Date

August 8, 2004

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Observed approximately 1.0 meter from edge of pond, fled into reeds.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Deer Mouse Peromyscus maniculatus

Observer

dean_g

Date

August 26, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Pygmy Mouse Baiomys taylori

Observer

juancruzado

Date

October 10, 2014 09:05 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

September 19, 2014 10:43 PM CDT

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What

Deer Mice Genus Peromyscus

Observer

swampy

Date

September 5, 2009

Photos / Sounds

What

Bushy-tailed Wood Rat Neotoma cinerea

Observer

asemerdj

Date

August 29, 2015 11:30 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

juvenile male

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Meadow Voles Genus Microtus

Observer

danieleseglie

Date

August 26, 2015 05:35 PM CEST

Description

1 esemplare

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

adriana_pictures

Date

August 22, 2015 08:56 PM MDT
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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.