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Mus (Nannomys)  Peters, 1876
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970551

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyMuroidea Illiger, 1811  
                                        FamilyMuridae Illiger, 1811 – campagnols, rats, souris, mice, rats, voles  
                                           SubfamilyMurinae Illiger, 1811 – Old World rats, Old World mice  
                                              GenusMus Linnaeus, 1758 – House Mice, Old World Mice  
                                                 SubgenusMus (Nannomys) Peters, 1876  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Mus baoulei (Vermeiren and Verheyen, 1980) – Baoule's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus bufo (Thomas, 1906) – Toad Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus callewaerti (Thomas, 1925) – Callewaert's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus goundae F. Petter and Genest, 1970 – Gounda Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus haussa (Thomas and Hinton, 1920) – Hausa Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus indutus (Thomas, 1910) – Desert Pygmy Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus mahomet Rhoads, 1896 – Mahomet Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus mattheyi F. Petter, 1969 – Matthey's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus minutoides A. Smith, 1834 – Southern African Pygmy Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus musculoides Temminck, 1853 – Subsaharan Pygmy Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus neavei (Thomas, 1910) – Neave's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus orangiae (Roberts, 1926) – Orange Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus oubanguii F. Petter and Genest, 1970 – Oubangui Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus setulosus Peters, 1876 – Peters's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus setzeri F. Petter, 1978 – Setzer's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus sorella (Thomas, 1909) – Thomas's Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus tenellus (Thomas, 1903) – Delicate Mouse 
                                                    Species Mus triton (Thomas, 1909) – Gray-bellied Mouse 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Mus (Nannomys)   

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