Minutus, the harvest-mouse, is the smallest of the European mice, seldom exceeding 22 or 3 in.
Minutus are separated from Mus as Micromys.
Minutus), four voles (Arvicola amphibius, A.
Minutus of West Africa, to others as large as a cat, such as the black and yellow Ratufa bicolor of Burma and the Malay area.
Hansen (Die Cirripedien der Plankton-Expedition, 1899) states that Cryptophialus minutus, for which the order Abdominalia was founded, has, like Alcippe and other Genuina, its cirrhi on the thorax, not, as Darwin wrongly supposed, on the abdomen.