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Wrong Rodents

  1. Rising Caren profile image79
    Rising Carenposted 5 years ago

    The following animals are wrongly in the Rodents category. They should be moved to Small Mammals.

    Badgers    (weasel family)
    Ferrets (weasel family)
    Hedgehog
    Opossum (marsupial)
    Racoon
    Skunks (weasel family)

    Additionally, Guinea Pigs should be moved from Small Mammals to Rodents.

  2. 2uesday profile image88
    2uesdayposted 5 years ago

    I think guinea pigs are rodents and mammals, but I see what you mean.

    They give birth to live young, and they also have teeth that continually grow.

    1. Rising Caren profile image79
      Rising Carenposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Yes. Guinea pigs are rodents and mammals. Rodents are a special kind of mammals so all rodents are mammals but not all mammals are rodents.

      So while the Guinea pig selection isn't in the wrong category, it's not in its most accurate category - and the other selections are just plain wrong and should be moved to Small mammals.

  3. psycheskinner profile image80
    psycheskinnerposted 5 years ago

    But they should be under the right subset, IMHO.  I had noticed this before but not got around to doing anything about it....

 
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