Animals of  Kaweah River Delta Region
Species List compiled 2002

  Common Name Scientific name CLASS Order Family
1 Western Toads Bufo boreas  AMPHIBIA Anura Bufonidae 
2 Pacific Tree Frogs Pseudacris regilla AMPHIBIA Anura Hylidae
3 American Bull Frogs Rana catesbeiana AMPHIBIA Anura Ranidae
4 Western PondTurtles Clemmys marmorata REPTILIA  Testudinata Emydidae
5 Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis  REPTILIA Squamata Phrynosomatidae
6 Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata multicarinata REPTILIA  Squamata Anguidae
7 Western Yellow-Bellied Racer Coluber constrictor REPTILIA  Squamata Colubridae
8 Gopher Snake Pituophis melanoleucus REPTILIA  Squamata Colubridae
9 Common Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis REPTILIA  Squamata Colubridae
10 Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana MAMMALIA Didelphimorphia Didelphidae
11 Braod-footed Moles Scapanus latimanus MAMMALIA Insectivora Talpidae
12 Hoary Bat Lasiurus cinereus MAMMALIA Chiroptera Vespertilionidae
13 Cottontail Rabbits Sylvilagus audubonii MAMMALIA Lagomorpha Leporidae
14 California Ground Squirrel  Spermophilus beecheyi MAMMALIA Rodentia Sciuridae
15 Botta's Pocket Gopher Thomomys mazama MAMMALIA Rodentia Geomyidae
16 California Vole Microtus californicus MAMMALIA Rodentia Arvicolidae
17 House Mouse Mus musculus MAMMALIA Rodentia Muridae
18 Black Rats Rattus rattus MAMMALIA Rodentia Muridae
19 Coyote Canis latrans MAMMALIA Carnivora Canidae
20 Gray Fox  Urocyon cinereoargenteus MAMMALIA Carnivora Canidae
21 Kit Fox Vulpes macrotis MAMMALIA Carnivora Canidae
22 Raccoon Procyon lotor MAMMALIA Carnivora Procyonidae
23 Long-tailed Weasel Mustela frenata MAMMALIA Carnivora Mustelidae
24 Striped Skunk Mephitis mephitis MAMMALIA Carnivora Mephitidae
25 Bobcat Felis rufus MAMMALIA Carnivora Felidae


Last Updated on 9/3/02
By Irene Lindsey

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