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Mammals - Mammalia

This subsection provides a sampling of the commonest mammal species of the world's boreal regions. As well, we have included species from the surrounding temperate and arctic regions, along with the neighbouring oceans.

Mammals

Table of Contents

CLOVEN-HOOFED MAMMALS - Artiodactyla

DEER - Cervidae
OXEN, GOATS & SHEEP - Bovidae

MEAT EATERS - Carnivora

WOLVES & FOXES - Canidae
BEARS - Ursidae
RACOONS & PANDAS - Procyonidae
CATS - Felidae
WEASELS, BADGERS & OTTERS - Mustelidae

RABBITS, HARES & PICAS - Lagomorpha

RABBITS & HARES - Leporidae
PICAS - Ochotonidae

RODENTS - Rodentia

BEAVER - Castoridae
MICE, RATS & VOLES - Muridae
SQUIRRELS - Sciuridae
LEMMINGS - Cricetidae

INSECTIVORES - Insectivora

HEDGEHOGS - Erinaceidae
SHREWS - Soricidae
MOLES - Talpidae

BATS - Chiroptera

PLAIN-NOSED BATS - Vespertilionidae

MARINE MAMMALS

SEALS & WALRUS - Pinnipedia
WHALES, DOLPHINS & PORPOISES - Cetacea

      RORQUALS - Balaenopteridae


      BELUGA & NARWHAL
      - Monodontidae


      DOLPHINS - Delphinidae

Mammals of Northwestern Ontario's Boreal Forest


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