Small mammals of California

Bendire's Shrew
Sorex bendirii
Lyell Shrew
Sorex lyelli
Small
Merriam's Shrew 1
Sorex merriami
Small
Dusky Shrew 1
Sorex monticolus
Small
Ornate Shrew 2
Sorex ornatus
Small
Pacific Shrew 3
Sorex pacificus
Small
American Water Shrew 1
Sorex palustris
Malheur Shrew
Sorex preblei
Fog Shrew
Sorex sonomae
Great Basin Dwarf Shrew
Sorex tenellus
Small
Trowbridge's Shrew 4
Sorex trowbridgii
Small
Vagrant Shrew 1
Sorex vagrans
Small
Crawford's Gray Shrew 5
Notiosorex crawfordi
Small
Broad-footed Mole 6
Scapanus latimanus
Coast Mole
Scapanus orarius
Small
Townsend's Mole 7
Scapanus townsendii
Small
American Shrew-mole 8
Neurotrichus gibbsii
Small
Mountain Beaver 9
Aplodontia rufa
Small
American Beaver 10
Castor canadensis
Western Jumping Mouse
Zapus princeps
Pacific Jumping Mouse
Zapus trinotatus
Small
Common Porcupine 11
Erethizon dorsatum
Small
Botta's Pocket Gopher 6
Thomomys bottae
Western Pocket Gopher
Thomomys mazama
Small
Mountain Pocket Gopher 3
Thomomys monticola
Northern Pocket Gopher
Thomomys talpoides
Small
Townsend's Pocket Gopher 1
Thomomys townsendii
Agile Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys agilis
California Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys californicus
Small
Desert Kangaroo Rat 12
Dipodomys deserti
Small
Heermann's Kangaroo Rat 9
Dipodomys heermanni
Giant Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys ingens
Small
Merriam's Kangaroo Rat 13
Dipodomys merriami
Small
Chisel-toothed Kangaroo Rat 14
Dipodomys microps
Small
Fresno Kangaroo Rat 3
Dipodomys nitratoides
Small
Ord's Kangaroo Rat 9
Dipodomys ordii
Small
Panamint Kangaroo Rat 3
Dipodomys panamintinus
Dulzura Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys simulans
Small
Stephens' Kangaroo Rat 15
Dipodomys stephensi
Small
Narrow-faced Kangaroo Rat 16
Dipodomys venustus
Small
Dark Kangaroo Mouse 9
Microdipodops megacephalus
Small
Pale Kangaroo Mouse 17
Microdipodops pallidus
Bailey's Pocket Mouse
Chaetodipus baileyi
Small
California Pocket Mouse 18
Chaetodipus californicus
San Diego Pocket Mouse
Chaetodipus fallax
Small
Long-tailed Pocket Mouse 3
Chaetodipus formosus
Small
Rock Pocket Mouse 13
Chaetodipus intermedius
Small
Desert Pocket Mouse 12
Chaetodipus penicillatus
Baja Pocket Mouse
Chaetodipus rudinoris
Small
Spiny Pocket Mouse 16
Chaetodipus spinatus
White-eared Pocket Mouse
Perognathus alticolus
San Joaquin Pocket Mouse
Perognathus inornatus
Little Pocket Mouse
Perognathus longimembris
Small
Great Basin Pocket Mouse 1
Perognathus parvus
Small
Norway Rat 19
Rattus norvegicus
Small
Black Rat 20
Rattus rattus
Small
House Mouse 21
Mus musculus
Small
Eastern Gray Squirrel 22
Sciurus carolinensis
Small
Western Gray Squirrel 23
Sciurus griseus
Small
Fox Squirrel 24
Sciurus niger
Small
Douglas Squirrel 25
Tamiasciurus douglasii
Small
Northern Flying Squirrel 26
Glaucomys sabrinus
Small
California Ground Squirrel 27
Otospermophilus beecheyi
Small
Rock Squirrel 28
Otospermophilus variegatus
Small
Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel 13
Callospermophilus lateralis
Small
Mohave Ground Squirrel 29
Xerospermophilus mohavensis
Small
Round-tailed Ground Squirrel 30
Xerospermophilus tereticaudus
Small
Belding's Ground Squirrel 31
Urocitellus beldingi
Small
Gray Ground Squirrel 32
Urocitellus canus
Small
Piute Ground Squirrel 33
Urocitellus mollis
Small
Yellow-bellied Marmot 6
Marmota flaviventris
Small
Alpine Chipmunk 34
Tamias alpinus
Small
Yellow-pine Chipmunk 35
Tamias amoenus
Small
Merriam's Chipmunk 9
Tamias merriami
Small
Least Chipmunk 36
Tamias minimus
Small
California Chipmunk 37
Tamias obscurus
Small
Yellow-cheeked Chipmunk 23
Tamias ochrogenys
Small
Panamint Chipmunk 38
Tamias panamintinus
Small
Long-eared Chipmunk 39
Tamias quadrimaculatus
Small
Allen's Chipmunk 40
Tamias senex
Small
Siskiyou Chipmunk 41
Tamias siskiyou
Small
Sonoma Chipmunk 42
Tamias sonomae
Small
Lodgepole Chipmunk 43
Tamias speciosus
Small
Uinta Chipmunk 44
Tamias umbrinus
Small
White-tailed Antelope Squirrel 45
Ammospermophilus leucurus
Small
Nelson's Antelope Squirrel 46
Ammospermophilus nelsoni
Small
California Vole 47
Microtus californicus
Long-tailed Vole
Microtus longicaudus
Small
Montane Vole 3
Microtus montanus
Creeping Vole
Microtus oregoni
Small
Townsend's Vole 48
Microtus townsendii
Small
Heather Vole 1
Phenacomys intermedius
White-footed Vole
Arborimus albipes
Red Tree Vole
Arborimus longicaudus
Small
Sonoma Tree Vole 49
Arborimus pomo
Small
Muskrat 50
Ondatra zibethicus
Small
Sagebrush Vole 1
Lemmiscus curtatus
Small
Western Red-backed Vole 51
Myodes californicus
Brush Mouse
Peromyscus boylii
Small
California Mouse 52
Peromyscus californicus

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