Mus (Mus)

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Mus (Mus)
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Mus
Subgenus: Mus
Linnaeus, 1758

Mus is a subgenus of the rodent genus Mus.

Species[edit]

Phylogeny[edit]

The following phylogeny of Mus is from Lundrigan et al. (2002).[1]

Mus 

Coelomys




Nannomys




Pyromys


Subgenus Mus 


Mus caroli




Mus cookii



Mus cervicolor






Mus spretus





Mus spicilegus



Mus macedonicus



Mus musculus 

Mus musculus domesticus




Mus musculus castaneus




Mus musculus molossinus



Mus musculus musculus












References[edit]

  1. ^ Lundrigan BL, Jansa SA, Tucker PK. Phylogenetic relationships in the genus mus, based on paternally, maternally, and biparentally inherited characters. Syst Biol. 2002 Jun;51(3):410-31. DOI: 10.1080/10635150290069878