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Mammalogy

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Rabbits and hares
Lagomorpha Leporidae
Worldwide except Australia
Pikas
Lagomorpha Ochotonidae
NA, EU, AS
Mountain Beaver
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Aplodontidae
Protrogomorphous
NA
Beaver
Rodentia Scuirognathi (WW) Castoridae
Sciuromorphous
NA, EU, AS
Squirrels
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Scuiridae
Sciuromorphous
Worldwide except Australia
Gophers
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Geomyidae
Sciuromorphous
NW
Kangaroo Rats
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Heteromyidae
Sciuromorphous
NW
Jumping Mice
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Zapodidae
Hystricomorphous
NA, AF, EU, AS
Old World Mice and Rats
Rodentia Sciurognathi Muridae Murinae
Myomorphous
OW
New world mice and rats
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Muridae Sigmodontinae
Myomorphous
NW, AS EU
Voles, lemmings and muskrats
Rodentia Sciurognathi (WW) Muridae Arvicolinae
Myomorphous
NA, EU, AS
New World Porcupines
Rodentia Hystricognathii (WW Expect Australia) Erethizontidae
Hystricomorphous
NW
Chinchillas
Rodentia Hystricognathii (WW Expect Australia) Chichillidae
Hystricognathii
SA
Dogs
Carnivora Caniformia Canidae
Alisphenoid canal
WW
Bears
Carnivora Caniformia Ursidae
Alisphenoid Canal
WW except australia
Raccoons, Ringtails
Carnivora Caniformia Procyonidae
No alisphenoid canal
NW
Weasels, skunks
Carnivora Caniformia Mustelidae
No Alisphenoid canal
WW except australia
Eared Seals
Carnivora Caniformia Otariidae
Alisphenoid Canal
All oceans
True Seals
Carnivora Caniformia Phocidae
No alisphenoid canal
All oceans
Mongooses
Carnivora Feliformia Viverridae
Alisphenoid canal
OW except australia
Hyena, Ard wolf
Carnivora Feliformia Hyaenidae
No alisphenoid canal
AF, AS
Cats
Carnivora Feliformia Felidae
No alisphenoid canal
WW except Australia
Manatee
Sirenia (WW) Trichechidae
NW, AF
Hyrax
Hyracoidea Procaviidae
AF, AS
Elephant
Proboscidea Elephantidae
AF, AS
Tapirs
Perissodactyla Tapiridae
SA, AS
Rhinoceros
Perissodactyla Rhinocerotidae
AS, AF
Horses
Perissodactyla Equidae
EU, AS, AF
Pigs and hogs
Artiodactyla Suiformes Suidae
OW except Australia
Peccaries, Javelina
Artiodactyla Suiformes Tayassuidae
NW
Hippopotamus
Artiodactyla Suiformes Hippopotamidae
AF
Camels, Llama
Artiodactyla Tylopoda Camilidae
SA, AF AS
Giraffe
Artiodactyla Ruminantia Giraffidae
AF
Deer, elk, moose
Artiodactyla Ruminantia Cervidae
WW except Australia
Pronghorn
Artiodactyla Ruminantia Artiodactyla
NA
Buffalo, Antelope, goat, cow
Artiodactyla Ruminantia Bovidae
WW except Australia
Right Whale
Cetacea Mysteceti Balaenidae
All oceans
Rorqual
Cetacea Mysteceti Baleonopteridae
All oceans
Gray Whale
Cetacea Mysteceti Eschrichtiidae
North pacific
Sperm Whales
Cetacea Odonticeti Physeteridae
All Oceans
Oceanic Dolphins
Cetacea Odonticeti Delphinidae
All oceans
Porpoises
Cetacea Odonticeti Phocoenidae
All oceans