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Nebraska's endangered species, part 6: Threatened and endangered mammals

By Patricia W. Freeman

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Abstract Species discussed include: black-footed ferrets (Mustela nigripes) Black-tailed prairie dog Southern flying squirrels (Glaucomys volans) Eastern plains pocket mouse Eastern plains harvest mouse Long-legged myotis (Myotis volans) Fringed myotis (Myotis thysanodes pahasapesis) Townsend's big-eared bats (Corynorhinus townsendi) swift fox (Vulpes velox) nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) Black-tailed (Lepus californicus) and white-tailed jackrabbits (Lepus townsendi) long-tailed weasels (Mustela frenata) Richardson's ground squirrel (Spermophilus elegans) northern pocket gopher (Thomomys talpoides chyennensis) silky pocket mouse (Perognathus flavus) bushy-tailed woodrat (Neotoma cinerea) mountain lion (Puma concolor) Merriam's shrew (Sorex merriami) hispid cotton rat (Sigmodon hispidus) Osage woodrat (Neotoma floridana osagensis) spotted skunk (Spilogale putorius) olive-backed pocket mouse (Perognathus fasciatus)

Stephanie Schaffner

Date February 2005
Pages 5
Publisher University of Nebraska State Museum
Language English
Notes This article was found at DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska - Lincoln:
Report No. 29
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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  1. Animal roles
  2. Animal welfare
  3. Endangered species
  4. Health
  5. Physical environment
  6. Social Environments
  7. threatened species
  8. Wild animals