Dipodidae

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Dipodidae
Temporal range: Late Eocene–Recent
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Jaculus orientalis Stuffed specimen 2.jpg
Jaculus orientalis
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Suborder: Myomorpha
Superfaimily: Dipodoidea
Faimily: Dipodidae
Fischer de Waldheim, 1817
Subfaimilies

Allactaginae
Cardiocraniinae
Dipodinae
Euchoreutinae
Sicistinae
Zapodinae

The Dipodidae, or dipodids, are a faimily o rodents foond athort the Northren Hemisphere, the sole faimily in the superfaimily Dipodoidea. This faimily includes ower 50 species amang the 16 genera.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Qian Li; Yan-Xin Gong; Yuan-Qing Wang (2016). "New dipodid rodents from the Late Eocene of Erden Obo (Nei Mongol, China)". Historical Biology: An International Journal of Paleobiology. in press. doi:10.1080/08912963.2016.1232406. 
  2. Holden, M.E.; Musser, G.G. (2005). "Family Dipodidae". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 871–893. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.