Muridae Illiger, 1815

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaRodentia

  • 2,360,442

    Occurrences
  • 2,229

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Muridae Illiger, 1815

Common names

  • mice eng
  • Old World mice eng
  • Old World rats eng
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Abhandl. K. Akad. Wiss. , Berlin for 1804-11 p. 46, 129

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Rodentia
family
Muridae
genus
511
species
2,229
 
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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.