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    • Hamsters, Voles, Lemmings, and Allies
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    • Cricetidae
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    • Ratas y ratones del nuevo mundo

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Recent observations

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What

White-throated Woodrat Neotoma albigula

Observer

kevinemetcalf

Date

January 10, 2014 05:13 PM EST

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What

Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 25, 2016 04:45 PM CDT

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What

Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

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kucycads

Date

September 25, 2016 04:54 PM CDT

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Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

Observer

oddfitz

Date

July 16, 2016 09:05 PM CDT

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What

Creeping Vole Microtus oregoni

Observer

gshugart

Date

September 26, 2016 07:07 AM PDT

Description

Crushed, lower molar toothrows & 1 upper found ubtact, 3 cusps m3 indicates M. oregoni, gray fur, tail 32 mm, HF 22 mm; north outside tire track

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What

Deer Mice Genus Peromyscus

Observer

nathancross

Date

September 23, 2016 12:19 PM CDT

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Deer Mice Genus Peromyscus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 25, 2016 10:40 AM PDT

Description

Deceased. This is just the back end

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What

California Vole Microtus californicus

Observer

darinjm7

Date

September 25, 2016 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Would run from burrows and leaf litter on the side of the trail to the middle of the trail before darting back to the safety of the burrows.

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What

Meadow Vole Microtus pennsylvanicus

Observer

tkoffel

Date

August 14, 2014 12:17 PM EDT

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What

Woodrats Genus Neotoma

Observer

thumbsonthefeet

Date

September 23, 2016 01:12 PM PDT

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Woodrats Genus Neotoma

Observer

thumbsonthefeet

Date

September 23, 2016 01:04 PM PDT

Description

Nest comprised primarily of branches and giant wild rye.

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What

Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

jonpoppele

Date

September 24, 2016 05:44 PM CDT

Description

Old muskrat scat posted on a log next to the lake.

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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.
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