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Mammals of the FSU Biological Reserve

Most of the kinds of mammals that live in the Reserve or travel through it are most active at night and are unlikely to be seen during the day. Two mammals that can often be found in the Reserve are the Gray Squirrel and Eastern Cottontail.

  • Opossum (Didelphis marsupialis)
  • Eastern Mole (Scalopus aquaticus)
  • Racoon (Procyon lotor)
  • Mink (Mustela vison)
  • Gray Fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus)
  • Gray Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)
  • Southern Flying Squirrel (Glaucomys volans)
  • White-footed Mouse (Peromyscus sp.)
  • Hispid Cotton Rat (Sigmodon hispidus)
  • Eastern Cottontail (Silvilagus floridanus)
  • White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
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