4218 thumb CALeDNA_Mammal_Guide

This field guide is a companion to the CALeDNA environmental DNA project (ucdna.com). It includes the plant, animal and fungal species that have been observed or are likely to occur at at least one of the University of California Natural Reserves.

The species included in this guide were ...more ↓

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White-tailed Antelope Squirrel 1
Ammospermophilus leucurus
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Pronghorn 2
Antilocapra americana
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Pallid Bat 3
Antrozous pallidus
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Mountain Beaver 4
Aplodontia rufa
Red Tree Vole
Arborimus longicaudus
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Ringtail 5
Bassariscus astutus
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Domestic Cattle 6
Bos taurus
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Spermophilus lateralis 7
Callospermophilus lateralis
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Domestic Dog 8
Canis familiaris
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Coyote 9
Canis latrans
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American Beaver 10
Castor canadensis
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Elk 11
Cervus elaphus
Bailey's Pocket Mouse
Chaetodipus baileyi
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California Pocket Mouse 12
Chaetodipus californicus
San Diego Pocket Mouse
Chaetodipus fallax
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Long-tailed Pocket Mouse 13
Chaetodipus formosus
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Desert Pocket Mouse 14
Chaetodipus penicillatus
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Spiny Pocket Mouse 15
Chaetodipus spinatus
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Plecotus townsendii 7
Corynorhinus townsendii
Common Opossum
Didelphis marsupialis
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Virginia Opossum 16
Didelphis virginiana
Agile Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys agilis
California Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys californicus
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Desert Kangaroo Rat 14
Dipodomys deserti
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Heermann's Kangaroo Rat 4
Dipodomys heermanni
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Merriam's Kangaroo Rat 7
Dipodomys merriami
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Chisel-toothed Kangaroo Rat 17
Dipodomys microps
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Ord's Kangaroo Rat 4
Dipodomys ordii
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Panamint Kangaroo Rat 13
Dipodomys panamintinus
Dulzura Kangaroo Rat
Dipodomys simulans
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Stephens' Kangaroo Rat 18
Dipodomys stephensi
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Narrow-faced Kangaroo Rat 15
Dipodomys venustus
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Sea Otter 19
Enhydra lutris
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Big Brown Bat 20
Eptesicus fuscus
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Donkey 21
Equus asinus
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Domestic Horse 22
Equus caballus
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Common Porcupine 23
Erethizon dorsatum
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Spotted Bat 24
Euderma maculatum
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Steller Sea Lion 25
Eumetopias jubatus
Western Bonneted Bat
Eumops perotis
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Tamias merriami 4
Tamias merriami
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Tamias minimus 26
Tamias minimus
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Eutamias umbrinus 28
Tamias umbrinus
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Domestic Cat 29
Felis catus
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Northern Flying Squirrel 30
Glaucomys sabrinus
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Wolverine 31
Gulo gulo
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Lagurus curtatus 32
Lemmiscus curtatus
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Silver-haired Bat 33
Lasionycteris noctivagans
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Western Red Bat 20
Lasiurus blossevillii
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Eastern Red Bat 34
Lasiurus borealis
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Hoary Bat 35
Lasiurus cinereus
Snowshoe Hare
Lepus americanus
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Black-tailed Jackrabbit 36
Lepus californicus
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White-tailed Jackrabbit 37
Lepus townsendii
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North American River Otter 38
Lontra canadensis
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Bobcat 39
Lynx rufus
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Yellow-bellied Marmot 40
Marmota flaviventris
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American Marten 41
Martes americana
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Humpback Whale 42
Megaptera novaeangliae
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Striped Skunk 43
Mephitis mephitis
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California Vole 44
Microtus californicus
Long-tailed Vole
Microtus longicaudus
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Montane Vole 13
Microtus montanus
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Northern Elephant Seal 9
Mirounga angustirostris
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House Mouse 45
Mus musculus
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Stoat 46
Mustela erminea
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Long-tailed Weasel 47
Mustela frenata
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California Myotis 48
Myotis californicus
Western Small-footed Myotis
Myotis ciliolabrum
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Miller's Myotis 49
Myotis evotis
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Little Brown Bat 51
Myotis lucifugus
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Fringed Myotis 52
Myotis thysanodes
Long-legged Myotis
Myotis volans
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Yuma Myotis 7
Myotis yumanensis
Bushy-tailed Wood Rat
Neotoma cinerea
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Dusky-footed Woodrat 15
Neotoma fuscipes
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Desert Woodrat 14
Neotoma lepida
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American Mink 53
Neovison vison
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American Shrew-mole 54
Neurotrichus gibbsii
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Crawford's Gray Shrew 55
Notiosorex crawfordi
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American Pika 56
Ochotona princeps
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Mule Deer 57
Odocoileus hemionus
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Muskrat 58
Ondatra zibethicus
Southern Grasshopper Mouse
Onychomys torridus
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Spermophilus beecheyi 59
Otospermophilus beecheyi
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Bighorn Sheep 60
Ovis canadensis
San Joaquin Pocket Mouse
Perognathus inornatus
Little Pocket Mouse
Perognathus longimembris
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Great Basin Pocket Mouse 32
Perognathus parvus
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Brush Mouse 20
Peromyscus boylii
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California Mouse 61
Peromyscus californicus
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Canyon Mouse 32
Peromyscus crinitus
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Cactus Mouse 7
Peromyscus eremicus
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Deer Mouse 62
Peromyscus maniculatus
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Pinyon Mouse 63
Peromyscus truei
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Heather Vole 32
Phenacomys intermedius
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Harbor Seal 1
Phoca vitulina
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Pipistrellus hesperus 64
Parastrellus hesperus

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