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Local Species common names=latin

Practice the latin names by reading the common names
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Didelphis virginiana
Virginia Opossum
Scapanus sp.
coast mole
Neurotrichus gibbsii
shrew mole
Sorex sp.
for shrew, water shrew, etc.
Tadarida brasiliensis
brazilian free-tailed bat
Lasiurus sp.
hoary bat, red bat
Eptesicus fuscus
big brown bat
Lasionycteris noctivagans
silver-haired bat
myotis sp.
big eared bat
Ochotona princeps
american pika
lepus californicus
black-tail jackrabbit
Sylvilagus bachmani
bush rabbit
Aplodontia rufa
mountain veaver
Castor canadensis
beaver
Marmota flaviventris
yellow-bellied marmot
glaucomys sabrinus
Northern flying squirrel
tamiasciurus douglasii
Douglas squirrel
Sciurus griseus
western grey squirrel
Tamias sp.
chipmunk
Spermophilus beecheyi
California ground squirrel
Spermophilus lateralis
golden mantled ground squirrel
Thomomys bottae
bottas pocket gopher
Perognathus sp.
soft pocket mice
Dipodomys sp.
kangaroo rats
Zapus trinotatus
pacific jumping mice
rattus rattus
black rat
rattus norvegicus
norway rat
mus musculus
house mouse
neotoma fuscipes
dusky footed wood rat
Reithrodontomys megalotis
western harvest mouse
Peromyscus maniculatus
deer mouse
peromyscus californicus
California deer mouse
Ondatra zibethicus
muskrat
Arborimus pomo
Sonoma Tree vole
Clethrionomys californicus
Western red-backed vole
Microtus sp.
meadow vole
Erethizon dorsatum
porcupine
canis latrans
coyote
Canis familiaris
dog
Vulpes vulpes
Red fox
Urocyon cinereoargenteus
Gray fox
Ursus americanus
black bear
Procyon lotor
Northern raccoon
Bassariscus astutus
ringtail
Martes americana
American marten
Martes pennanti
Fischer
Mustela erminea
Ermine
Mustela frenata
Long-tailed weasel
Mustela vison
Mink
Taxidea taxus
American badger
Enhydra lutris
Sea otter
lontra canadensis
Northern River otter
Mephitis mephitis
striped skunk
Spilogale gracilis
Western Spotted Skunk
Gulo gulo
Wolverine
Felis concolor
Mountain lion
Felis catus
Domestic cat
Lynx rufus
bobcat
Eumetopias jubatus
Steller Sea Lion
Zalophus californianus
California Sea Lion
Mirounga angustirostris
Northern Elephant Seal
Phoca vitulina
harbor seal
Equus sp.
Horse genus
Eubalaena glacialis
North Atlantic right whale
Balaenoptera musculus
Blue Whale
Megaptera novaeangliae
Humpback Whale
Eschrichtius robustus
Gray whale
Grampus griseus
Risso's Dolphin
Lissodelphis borealis
Northern Right Whale Dolphin
Lagenorhynchus obliquidens
Pacific White-sided Dolphin
Orcinus orca
killer whale
Phocoena phocoena
Harbor Porpoise
Phocoenoides dalli
Dall's Porpoise
Physeter macrocephalus
Sperm Whale
Sus scrofa
Wild boar
Cervus elaphus
elk
Odocoileus hemionus
Mule Deer
Odocoileus virginianus
white-tailed deer
Antilocapra americana
Pronghorn
Oreamnos americanus
Mountain Goat
Ovis canadensis
Bighorn Sheep
Bos taurus
Domestic cow
Bos bison
American Bison