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List of mammals for the Great Dismal Swamp
  1. [Black Bears] - Ursus americanus
  2. [Whitetail Deer] - Odocoileus virginianus [ & Fawn]
  3. Mink - Mustela vison
  4. Red Fox - Vulpes fulva
  5. Ferrel Pigs -
  6. Bobcat - Lynx rufus
  7. Racoon - Procyon lotor
  8. Opossum - Didelphis marsupialis
  9. [Southern Flying Squirrel - Mother and baby] - Glaucomys volans
  10. Eastern Gray Squirrel - Sciurus carolinensis
  11. Short-tailed Shrew - Blarina brevicauda
  12. Eastern Mole - Scalopus aquaticus
  13. Least Shrew - Cryptotis parva
  14. [River Otters] - Lutra canadensis
  15. [Slide of River Otter] - Lutra canadensis
  16. Eastern Cotton-tail Rabbit - Sylvilagus floridanus
  17. Big Brown Bat - Eptesicus fuscus
  18. [Big Brown Bat] - Eptesicus fuscus
  19. [Eastern Pipestrel Bat] - Pipistrellus subflavus
  20. Red Bat - Lasiurus borealis
  21. [Nutria]- Myocaster coypus
  22. [Beaver Hut & "downed Trees] - Glaucomys volans
  23. Muskrat - Ondatra zibethica
  24. White-Footed Mouse - Peromyscus leucopus
  25. Rice Rat - Oryzomys palustris
  26. Hispid Cotton Rat - Sigmodon hispidus
  27. Meadow Vole - Microtus pennsylvanicus
  28. Norway Rat - Rattus norvegicus (mostly in regions w/ man-made structures)
  29. Black Rat - Rattus rattus (mostly in regions w/ man-made structures)
  30. [The Highland Cow...just kidding, but look how cute!]

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