Mammals

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Genus/species/common name

Mammalia

Major class of mammals

Echidna, Platypus

Subclass:Prototheria/Order Monotremata

opossum

Subclass: Theria/Infraclass: Metatheria/Order Marsupialia

star nosed mole, smoky shrew

Infraclass:Eutheria/Order Insectivora

eastern chipmunk, gray squirrel, Northern flying squirrel, muskrat, porcupine, Norway rat, beaver

Order Rodentia

Tamias striatus

Eastern chipmunk

Sciurus carolinensis

Gray squirrel

Glaucomys sabrinus

Northern flying squirrel

Ondatra zibethicus

Muskrat

Erethizon dorsatum

Porcupine

Rattus rattus

Norway rat

Castor canadiensis

Beaver

eastern cottontail, snowshoe hare

Order Lagomorpha

red bat, little brown bat

Order Chiroptera

Black bear, bobcat, long tailed weasel, mink, red fox, coyote, racoon, striped skunk

Order Carnivora

Ursus americanus

Black bear

Lynx rufus

Bobcat

Mustela frenata

Long tailed weasel

Mustela vision

Mink

Vulpes vulpes

Red fox

Canis latrans

Coyote

Procyon lotor

Racoon

Mephitis mephitis

Striped skunk

harbor seal (skeleton)

Order Carnivora, Suborder Pinnipedia

white tailed deer (skull)

Order Artiodactyla

Black rhinoceros (skull)

Order Perissodactyla

West-Indian manatee (skull)

Order Sirenia

bottle-nosed dolphin (skull)

Order Cetacea, Suborder Odontocetes

North Atlantic right whale (baleen)

Order Cetacea, Suborder Mysticetes

7

How many species are in Order Rodentia?

8

How many species are in Order Carnivora?

Insectivora

The smoky shrew is part of what Order?

Lagomorpha

The snowshow hare is part of what Order?

Carnivora

The red fox, coyote, and racoon are all part of what Order?

Odontocetes

To what Suborder do the bottle-nosed dolphin belong?

Pinnipedia

To what Suborder does the harbor seal belong?

Rodentia

In what Order do the porcupine and Norway rat both belong?

Prototheria

What Subclass do Echidna and Platypus belong to?

Monotremata

What Order do Echidna and Platypus belong to?

Metatheria

What Infraclass do opossum belong to?

Theria

What Subclass do opossum belong to?

Marsupialia

What Order do opossum belong to?

Tachyglossus aculeatus

Echidna

Didelphis virginiana

Opossum

Condylura cristata

star nosed mole

Sorex fumeus

smokey shrew

Sylvilagus floridanus

eastern cottontail

Lepus americanus

snowshoe hare

Lasiurus borealis

red bat

Myotis lucifugus

little brown bat

Phoca vitulina

harbor seal

Odocoileus virginianus

white-tailed deer

Diceros bicornis

black rhinoceros

Tursiops truncatus

bottle-nosed dolphin

Eubalaena glacialis

North Atlantic right whale

Trichechus manatus latirostris

West-Indian manatee

Ornithorthynchus anatinus

Platypus

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