Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Genus : Calomys
Facts about the genus Calomys, the vesper mice
Calomys is capable of living both in and around towns and human contact may occur in both places.
Comparing the characteristics of the interstitial matrix in mice and callomys, it was seen that the predominance of types III and IV in the infected calomys is similar to that described in mice (Andrade et al. (Full text)