Mammals of Cedar Creek

 

Order RODENTIA: Rodents

Family CRICETIDAE: Native rats and mice

Western harvest mouse, Reithrodontomys megalotis
Frequency: Possible (found in surrounding areas but not yet verified at Cedar Creek)
 
White-footed mouse, Peromyscus leucopus
Frequency: Common

Deer mouse, Peromyscus maniculatus
Frequency: Common

Red-backed vole, Clethrlonomys gapperi
Frequency: Common

 

Prairie vole, Microtus ochrogaster
Frequency: Possible (found in surrounding areas but not yet verified at Cedar Creek)

 

Meadow vole, Microtus pennsylvanicus
Frequency: Common


Laurie Smith, USDA

Muskrat, Ondatra zibethicus
Frequency: Common


R. Town, USFWS

Southern bog lemming, Synaptomys cooperi
Frequency: Possible (found in surrounding areas but not yet verified at Cedar Creek)

 

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