Sigmodontes

plural noun
Sig·​mo·​don·​tes

Definition of Sigmodontes

in former classifications
: a group of New World rodents approximately equal to the typical subfamily of Cricetidae

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History and Etymology for Sigmodontes

New Latin, from plural of Sigmodon

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“Sigmodontes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sigmodontes. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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