Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge
Mountain-Prairie Region
Mammals of the Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge

 

Shrews

Masked Shrew (Sorex cinereus)

 

Bats

Little Brown Bat (Myotis lucifugus)

Silver-haired Bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans)

 

Hares and Rabbits

Mountain Cottontail (Sylvilagus nuttalli)

White-tailed Jackrabbit (Lepus townsendii)

 

Squirrels

Richardson’s Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus richardsonii)

 

Pocket Gophers

Northern Pocket Gopher (Thomomys talpoides)

 

Beavers

Beaver (Castor canadensis)

 

Mice, Rats, and Voles

Western Harvest Mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis)

White-footed Mouse (Peromyscus leucopus)

Deer Mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus)

House Mouse (Mus musculus)Meadow Vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus)

Prairie Vole (Microtus ochrogaster)

Western Jumping Mouse (Zapus princeps)

Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus)

 

New World Porcupines

Porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum)

 

Canids

Coyote (Canis latrans)

Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)

 

Procyonids

Raccoon (Procyon lotor)

 

Mustelids

Long-tailed Weasel (Mustela frenata)

Least Weasel (Mustela nivalis)

Mink (Mustela vison)

Badger (Taxidea taxus)

 

Mephitids

Striped Skunk (Mephitis mephitis)

 

Cervids

Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)

White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)

 

Pronghorn

Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana)

 

Incidental Mammal Species:

Swift Fox (Vulpes velox)

Bobcat (Lynx rufus)

Canada Lynx (Lynx canadensis)

Mountain Lion (Felis concolor)

Meadow Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius)

Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus)

Big Brown Bat (Eptesicus fuscus)

Bushytail Woodrat (Neotoma cinerea)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated: March 7, 2011