Myomorpha


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Myomorpha

[‚mī·ə′mȯr·fə]
(vertebrate zoology)
A suborder of rodents recognized in some systems of classification.
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Chilean rodents fall into two different lineages: the Caviomorpha (Guinea pigs and their allies) and the Myomorpha (rat and mouse) (Munoz-Pedreros, 2000).