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

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Cotton Rats Genus Sigmodon

Observer

jorgetrevino

Date

February 8, 2016

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Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

ashleygroleau

Date

February 7, 2016

Description

Small muskrat swam out of the water at Royal Botanical Gardens. While swimming, his tail swayed back and forth.

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What

California Vole Microtus californicus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

February 8, 2016 05:36 PM PST

Description

found in owl pellet

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What

Deer Mouse Peromyscus maniculatus

Observer

vncdatatech01

Date

July 12, 2014

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What

Meadow Voles Genus Microtus

Observer

mikepatterson

Date

February 7, 2016 10:21 AM PST

Description

In coyote scat.

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What

Bryant's Woodrat Neotoma bryanti

Observer

pileated

Date

February 6, 2016 11:23 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Deer Mouse Peromyscus maniculatus

Observer

haymakerbiology

Date

February 6, 2016

Description

Deer Mouse or White-Footed Mouse.

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What

Woodrats Genus Neotoma

Observer

pliffgrieff

Date

February 6, 2016 03:56 PM PST

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What

Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

Observer

camelcreek

Date

February 3, 2016 06:23 PM EST

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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What

Common Vole Microtus arvalis

Observer

emilianomori

Date

February 6, 2016

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What

Deer Mice Genus Peromyscus

Observer

beartracker

Date

September 26, 2015

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Acorns fed on by mice. Found in a cache under a log in a mixed forest. Acorns show chatter marks on edges of gnawed holes.

Photos / Sounds

What

Deer Mice Genus Peromyscus

Observer

beartracker

Date

September 26, 2015

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Acorns fed on by mice. Acorns show chatter marks on edges of gnawed holes.

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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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