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A subfamily in the family MURIDAE, comprising the hamsters. Four of the more common genera are Cricetus, CRICETULUS; MESOCRICETUS; and PHODOPUS.

Year introduced: 2006 (1963)

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Tree Number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.075.250

MeSH Unique ID: D006224

Registry Number: txid10026

Entry Terms:

  • Hamsters
  • Hamster
  • Cricetus

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