Jon’s Nearctic Life List

This list is based on my global mammalwatching checklist, available here.

F Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Nine-banded Armadillo Dasypus novemcinctus

F American Pika Ochotona princeps

F Collared Pika Ochotona collaris

Antelope Jackrabbit Lepus alleni

F Snowshoe Hare Lepus americanus

F Arctic Hare Lepus arcticus

F Black-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus californicus

F White-sided Jackrabbit Lepus callotis

F White-tailed Jackrabbit Lepus townsendii

F Brush Rabbit Sylvilagus bachmani

F Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

F Eastern Cottontail Sylvilagus floridanus

F Robust Cottontail Sylvilagus robustus

F Manzano Mountain Cottontail Sylvilagus cognatus

F Mountain Cottontail Sylvilagus nuttallii

F New England Cottontail Sylvilagus transitionalis

F Swamp Rabbit Sylvilagus aquaticus

F Marsh Rabbit Sylvilagus palustris

F Pygmy Rabbit Brachylagus idahoensis

F Sewellel (Mountain Beaver) Aplodontia rufa

F Western Gray Squirrel Sciurus griseus

F Abert’s Squirrel Sciurus aberti

F Mexican Gray Squirrel Sciurus aureogaster

F Arizona Gray Squirrel Sciurus arizonensis

Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

F Mexican Fox Squirrel Sciurus nayaritensis

F Eastern Fox Squirrel Sciurus niger

F Alaska Marmot Marmota broweri

F Hoary Marmot Marmota caligata

F Yellow-bellied Marmot Marmota flaviventris

F Woodchuck Marmota monax

F Olympic Marmot Marmota olympus

F Vancouver Island Marmot Marmota vancouverensis

F Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel Spermophilus lateralis

F Cascade Golden-mantled Ground Squirr Spermophilus saturatus

F Mexican Ground Squirrel Spermophilus mexicanus

F Spotted Ground Squirrel Spermophilus spilosoma

F Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel Spermophilus tridecemlineatus

F California Ground Squirrel Spermophilus beecheyi

F Variegated Ground (Rock) Squirrel Spermophilus variegatus

F Franklin’s Ground Squirrel Spermophilus franklinii

F Uinta Ground Squirrel Spermophilus armatus

F Belding’s Ground Squirrel Spermophilus beldingi

F Idaho Ground Squirrel Spermophilus brunneus

F Merriam’s Ground Squirrel Spermophilus canus

F Wyoming Ground Squirrel Spermophilus elegans

F Piute Ground Squirrel Spermophilus mollis

F Richardson’s Ground Squirrel Spermophilus richardsonii

F Townsend’s Ground Squirrel Spermophilus townsendii

F Washington Ground Squirrel Spermophilus washingtoni

F Columbian Ground Squirrel Spermophilus columbianus

F Arctic Ground Squirrel Spermophilus parryii

F Mojave Ground Squirrel Spermophilus mohavensis

F Round-tailed Ground Squirrel Spermophilus tereticaudus

F Harris’ Antelope Squirrel Ammospermophilus harrisii

F Texas Antelope Squirrel Ammospermophilus interpres

F White-tailed Antelope Squirrel Ammospermophilus leucurus

F Nelson’s Antelope Squirrel Ammospermophilus nelsoni

F Gunnison Prairie-Dog Cynomys gunnisoni

F White-tailed Prairie-Dog Cynomys leucurus

F Black-tailed Prairie-Dog Cynomys ludovicianus

F Utah Prairie-Dog Cynomys parvidens

F Alpine Chipmunk Tamias alpinus

F Yellow-pine Chipmunk Tamias amoenus

F Gray-footed Chipmunk Tamias canipes

F Gray-collared Chipmunk Tamias cinereicollis

F Cliff Chipmunk Tamias dorsalis

F Merriam’s Chipmunk Tamias merriami

F Least Chipmunk Tamias minimus

F California Chipmunk Tamias obscurus

F Yellow-cheeked Chipmunk Tamias ochrogenys

F Palmer’s Chipmunk Tamias palmeri

F Panamint Chipmunk Tamias panamintinus

F Long-eared Chipmunk Tamias quadrimaculatus

F Colorado Chipmunk Tamias quadrivittatus

F Red-tailed Chipmunk Tamias ruficaudus

F Hopi Chipmunk Tamias rufus

F Shadow Chipmunk Tamias senex

F Siskiyou Chipmunk Tamias siskiyou

F Sonoma Chipmunk Tamias sonomae

F Lodgepole Chipmunk Tamias speciosus

F Townsend’s Chipmunk Tamias townsendii

F Uinta Chipmunk Tamias umbrinus

F Eastern Chipmunk Tamias striatus

F Douglas’ Squirrel Tamiasciurus douglasii

F American Red Squirrel Tamiasciurus hudsonicus

F Northern Flying Squirrel Glaucomys sabrinus

F Southern Flying Squirrel Glaucomys volans

F American Beaver Castor canadensis

F Meadow Jumping Mouse Zapus hudsonicus

F Western Jumping Mouse Zapus princeps

F Woodland Jumping Mouse Napaeozapus insignis

F Northern Pygmy Mouse Baiomys taylori

F Desert Woodrat Neotoma lepida

F Southern Plains Woodrat Neotoma micropus

F Dusky-footed Woodrat Neotoma fuscipes

F Big-eared Woodrat Neotoma macrotis

F Brush Deer Mouse Peromyscus boylii

F California Deer Mouse Peromyscus californicus

F Cotton Mouse Peromyscus gossypinus

F Northwestern Deer Mouse Peromyscus keeni

F White-footed Deer Mouse Peromyscus leucopus

North American Deer Mouse Peromyscus maniculatus

F White-ankled Deer Mouse Peromyscus pectoralis

F Pinon Deer Mouse Peromyscus truei

F Western Harvest Mouse Reithrodontomys megalotis

F Marsh Rice Rat Oryzomys palustris

F Tawny-bellied Cotton Rat Sigmodon fulviventer

Hispid Cotton Rat Sigmodon hispidus

F Yellow-nosed Cotton Rat Sigmodon ochrognathus

F California Vole Microtus californicus

F Montane Vole Microtus montanus

F Meadow Vole Microtus pennsylvanicus

F Townsend’s Vole Microtus townsendii

F Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus

F Southern Red-backed Vole Clethrionomys gapperi

F Ruddy Vole Myodes rutilus

F Southern Bog Lemming Synaptomys cooperi

F North American Brown Lemming Lemmus trimucronatus

F Northern Collared Lemming Dicrostonyx groenlandicus

House Mouse Mus musculus

F Plains Pocket Gopher Geomys bursarius

F Silky Pocket Mouse Perognathus flavus

F Merriam’s Pocket Mouse Perognathus merriami

F Great Basin Pocket Mouse Perognathus parvus

F Bailey’s Pocket Mouse Chaetodipus baileyi

F California Pocket Mouse Chaetodipus californicus

F Hispid Pocket Mouse Chaetodipus hispidus

F Sonoran Desert Pocket Mouse Chaetodipus penicillatus

F Gulf Coast Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys compactus

F California Kangaroo Rat Dipodomys californicus

F Desert Kangaroo Rat Dipodomys deserti

F Heermann’s Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys heermanni

F Giant Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys ingens

Merriam’s Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys merriami

F Chisel-toothed Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys microps

F San Joaquin Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys nitratoides

F Ord’s Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys ordii

F Panamint Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys panamintinus

F Banner-tailed Kangaroo-Rat Dipodomys spectabilis

F North American Porcupine Erethizon dorsatum

F Domestic Cat Felis catus

F Canada Lynx Lynx canadensis

F Bobcat Lynx rufus

F Kit Fox Vulpes macrotis

F Swift Fox Vulpes velox

Red Fox Vulpes vulpes

F Gray Fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus

F Island Gray Fox Urocyon littoralis

F Coyote Canis latrans

Gray Wolf Canis lupus

Eastern Wolf Canis lycaon

F American Black Bear Ursus americanus

F Brown Bear (Grizzly Bear) Ursus arctos

F Polar Bear Ursus maritimus

F Northern Sea-Lion Eumetopias jubatus

F California Sea-Lion Zalophus californianus

F Northern Elephant Seal Mirounga angustirostris

F Harp Seal Pagophilus groenlandicus

Harbour Seal Phoca vitulina

F Ringed Seal Pusa hispida

Gray Seal Halichoerus grypus

F Northern River Otter Lontra canadensis

F Sea Otter Enhydra lutris

F Hooded Skunk Mephitis macroura

F Striped Skunk Mephitis mephitis

F American Marten Martes americana

F Fisher Martes pennanti

F Black-footed Ferret Mustela nigripes

F American Mink Neovison vison

F American Badger Taxidea taxus

F Ringtail Bassariscus astutus

F Northern Raccoon Procyon lotor

F Smoky Shrew Sorex fumeus

F Trowbridge’s Shrew Sorex trowbridgii

F American Water Shrew Sorex palustris

F Northern Short-tailed Shrew Blarina brevicauda

F Ghost-faced Bat Mormoops megalophylla

F North American Long-nosed Bat Leptonycteris yerbabuenae

F Mexican Long-tongued Bat Choeronycteris mexicana

F Mexican Free-tailed Bat Tadarida brasiliensis

F Pocketed Free-tailed Bat Nyctinomops femorosaccus

F Florida Bonneted Bat Eumops floridanus

F Western Bonneted Bat Eumops perotis

F Pallid Bat Antrozous pallidus

F Rafinesque’s Big-eared Bat Corynorhinus rafinesquii

F Townsend’s Big-eared Bat Corynorhinus townsendii

F Western Pipistrelle Pipistrellus hesperus

F Eastern Pipistrelle Pipistrellus subflavus

F Big Brown Bat Eptesicus fuscus

F Evening Bat Nycticeius humeralis

F Western Yellow Bat Lasiurus xanthinus

F Eastern Red Bat Lasiurus borealis

F Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus

F Seminole Bat Lasiurus seminolus

F Southeastern Myotis Myotis austroriparius

F Little Brown Myotis Myotis lucifugus

F Yuma Myotis Myotis yumanensis

F Northern Myotis Myotis septentrionalis

California Myotis Myotis californicus

F Western Small-footed Myotis Myotis ciliolabrum

F Eastern Small-footed Myotis Myotis leibii

F Indiana Myotis Myotis sodalis

Human Homo sapiens

Northern Minke Whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata

F Sei Whale Balaenoptera borealis

F Blue Whale Balaenoptera musculus

Fin Whale Balaenoptera physalus

F Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

F Gray Whale Eschrichtius robustus

F Bowhead Whale Balaena mysticetus

F North Atlantic Right Whale Eubalaena glacialis

F Gervais’ Beaked Whale Mesoplodon europaeus

F Dall’s Porpoise Phocoenoides dalli

Harbour Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

F Long-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus capensis

Short-beaked Common Dolphin Delphinus delphis

F Atlantic White-sided Dolphin Lagenorhynchus acutus

White-beaked Dolphin Lagenorhynchus albirostris

F Pacific White-sided Dolphin Lagenorhynchus obliquidens

F Northern Right-Whale Dolphin Lissodelphis borealis

F Atlantic spotted dolphin Stenella frontalis

F Risso’s Dolphin Grampus griseus

F Beluga Delphinapterus leucas

F Narwhal Monodon monoceros

Domestic Pig Sus domesticus

F Collared Peccary (Javelina) Pecari tajacu

F Pronghorn Antilocapra americana

Wapiti (Elk) Cervus canadensis

Fallow Deer Dama dama

F Moose Alces alces

F Mule Deer Odocoileus hemionus

F White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Caribou (Reindeer) Rangifer tarandus

F Bighorn Sheep Ovis canadensis

F Dall’s Sheep Ovis dalli

F Mountain Goat Oreamnos americanus

F American Bison (Buffalo) Bison bison

Domestic Donkey Equus asinus

F West Indian Manatee Trichechus manatus

241 SPECIES

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