Mammal Species of the Jornada

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Species Code Common name
Notiosorex crawfordi NOCR Desert shrew
Sylvilagus audubonii SYAU Desert cottontail
Lepus californicus LECA Black-tailed jackrabbit
Spermophilus spilosoma SPSP Spotted ground squirrel
Spermophilus variegatus SPVA Rock squirrel
Thomomys bottae THBO Botta's pocket gopher
Perognathus flavus PEFL Silky pocket mouse
Chaetodipus intermedius CHIN Rock pocket mouse
Chaetodipus penicillatus CHPE Desert pocket mouse
Dipodomys merriami DIME Merriam's kangaroo rat
Dipodomys ordii DIOR Ord's kangaroo rat
Dipodomys spectabilis DISP Banner-tailed kangaroo rat
Peromyscus boylii PEBO Brush mouse
Peromyscus eremicus PEER Cactus mouse
Peromyscus leucopus PELE White-footed mouse
Peromyscus maniculatus PEMA Deer mouse
Onychomys arenicola ONAR Mearns' grasshopper mouse
Onychomys leucogaster ONLE Northern grasshopper mouse
Neotoma albigula NEAL White-throated woodrat
Neotoma micropus NEMI Southern plains woodrat
Mus musculus MUMU House mouse
Erethizon dorsatum ERDO Common porcupine
Canis latrans CALA Coyote
Vulpes velox = V. macrotis VUVE Kit or swift fox
Vulpes vulpes = V. fulvus VUVU Red fox
Urocyon cinereoargenteus URCI Common gray fox
Bassariscus astutus BAAS Ringtail
Taxidea taxus TATA American badger
Lynx rufus LYRU Bobcat
Odocoileus hemionus ODHE Mule deer
Antilocapra americana ANAM Pronghorn
Oryx gazella ORGA Gemsbok or oryx

Variable description:

Species = species name

Code = 4 letter species code

Common name