Cotswold Wildlife Park: Mammals


CARNIVORA

Felidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Panthera pardus pardus African Leopard 1972
Panthera pardus orientalis Amur Leopard 1992
Panthera leo persica Asiatic Lion 1996
Herpailurus yaguarondi Jaguarundi 2007*
Panthera tigris Bengal Tiger 1980
Panthera pardus saxicolor Persian Leopard 1986
Felis concolor Puma 1969

Procyonidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Procyon lotor Raccoon 1976
Ailurus fulgens Red Panda 1972
Nasua nasua Ring-tailed Coati 1969

Mustelidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Amblonyx cinerea Asiatic Short-clawed Otter 1972
Lutra perspicillata Smooth Otter 1969
Meles meles European Badger 1972
Mustela putorius European Polecat 1988
Mephitis mephitis Striped Skunk 1976

Viverridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Viverra civettina African Civet 1969
Genetta genetta Small-spotted Genet 1975

Herpestidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Mungos mungo Banded Mongoose 1986
Helogale parvula Dwarf Mongoose 1991
Suricata suricatta Slender-tailed Meerkat 1974
Cynictus penicillata Yellow Mongoose 1990

Canidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Canis lupus occidentalis Canadian Timber Wolf 2006*

Phocidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Phoca vitulina Common Seal 1969

PRIMATES

Lemuridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Hapalemur alaotrensis Alaotran Gentle Lemur 2006*
Eulemur maccaco Black Lemur 2007*
Varecia variegata variegata Black and White Ruffed Lemur 1987
Eulemur fulvus collaris Collared Brown Lemur 2007*
Eulemur simus Greater Bamboo Lemur 2007*
Eulemur mongoz Mongoose Lemur 2007*
Lemur catta Ring-tailed Lemur 1982
Propithecus verreauxi coronatus Verreaux's Sifaka 2007*

Galagonidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Otolemur crassicaudatus Greater Bushbaby 1972
Galago moholi Southern Lesser Bushbaby 1970

Callitrichidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Callithrix jacchus Common Marmoset 1984
Saguinus oedipus Cotton-top Tamarin 1984
Saguinus imperator subgriscens Emperor Tamarin 2005*
Callimico goeldii Goeldi's Monkey 1991
Callithrix pygmaea Pygmy Marmoset 2004*
Saguinus labiatus Red-bellied Tamarin 1984
Saguinus midas Red-handed Tamarin 1988
Saguinus fuscicollis illigeri Red-mantled Tamarin 1979
Callithrix geoffroyi White-fronted Marmoset 1997

Cebidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Saimiri sciureus boliviensis Black-capped Squirrel Monkey 1969
Saimiri sciureus sciureus Common Squirrel Monkey 1975
Cebus paella paella Brown Capuchin 1969
Ateles geoffroyi Black-handed Spider Monkey 1969
Ateles belzebuth hybridus Variegated Spider monkey 1969
Pithecia pithecia White-faced Saki monkey 2007*

Cercipithecidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Cercopithecus neglectus De Brazza Monkey 1977
Macaca sp (unk) Macaque 1972
Cercopithecus preussi Preuss's Monkey c1972
Colobus guereza Eastern Black and White Colobus 1973
Colobus polykomos Western Black and White Colobus 1972

Hylobatidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Hylobates syndactylus Siamang 2000
Hylobates lar White-handed Gibbon 1981

PERISSODACTYLA

Equidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Equus burchelli chapmani Chapman's Zebra 1978
Equus grevyi Grevy's Zebra 1972

Tapiridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Tapirus terrestris Brazilian Tapir 1971

Rhinocerotidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Ceratotherium simum simum Southern White Rhinoceros 1971

ARTIODACTYLA

Tayassuidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Tayassu pecari White-lipped Peccary 2004*

Camelidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Camelus bactrianus Bactrian Camel 1974
Llama guanicoe Guanaco 1977
Llama glama Llama 197?

Cervidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Axis axis Axis Deer 1983
Pudu puda Chilean Pudu 2005*
Hydropotes inermis Chinese Water Deer 1969
Dama dama Fallow Deer 1972
Muntianus muntjak Indian Muntjac 1972
Cervus nippon nippon Japanese Sika Deer 1969

Bovidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Ammotragus lervia Barbary Sheep 1969
Antilope cervicapra cervicapra Blackbuck 1985
Taurotragus oryx Eland 1977
Oryx gazelle gazelle Gemsbok 1983
Tragelaphus strepsiceros Greater Kudu 1982
Oryx dammah Scimitar-horned Oryx 1983
Tragelaphus spekei Sitatunga 1973
Gazella thompsoni Thompson's Gazelle 1972
Kobus ellipsiprymnus Waterbuck 1976

RODENTIA

Sciuridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Cynomys ludovicianus Black-tailed Prairie Dog 1969
Sciurus vulgaris European Red Squirrel 1976
Ratufa sp. Giant Squirrel 1976
Callosciutus erythraeus Pallas' Squirrel 2006*
Callosciurus prevosti Prevost's Squirrel 1974
Tamias sibiricus Siberian Chipmunk 1969
Marmota monax Woodchuck 1974

Muridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Glis glis Edible Doormouse 1988
Hypogeomys antimena Madagascar Giant Junping Rat 2006*
Meriones unguiculatus Mongolian Jird 1971

Heteromyidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dipodomys spectabilis Banner-tailed Kangaroo Rat 1988

Caviidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dolichotis patagorium Mara 1973

Hydrochaeridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris Capybara 1975

Dasyproctidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dasyprocta punctata Sooty Agouti 1969

Hystricidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Hystrix africaeaustralis African Crested Porcupine 1969
Atherurus africanus Brush-tailed Porcupine 1969

Bathyergidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Heterocephalus glaber Naked Molerat 1988

LAGOMORPHA

Leporidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Oryctolagus cuniculus European rabbit 1969

ERINACEOMORPHA

Erinaceidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Hemiechinus auritis Long-eared Desert Hedgehog 2006*
Erinaceous europaeus Western European Hedgehog 1969

Tenrecidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Echinops telfairi Lesser Madagascan Hedgehog Tenrec 2007*

CHIROPTERA

Pteropodidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Rousettus aegyptiacus Egyptian Fruit Bat 1986
Pteropus giganteus Indian Flying Fox 1988

XENARTHRA

Dasypodidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Chaetophractus villosus Hairy Armadillo 1991
Zeadyus pichiy Pichi 1994

Megalonychidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Choloepus didactylus Linne's Two-toed Sloth 2006*

DIPRODODONTIA

Macropodidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Macropus rufogriseus frutica Bennett's Wallaby 1969
Macropus parma Parma Wallaby 2005*

Phalangeridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Phalanger gymnotis Ground Cuscus 2006*

Petauridae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Dactylopsila trivirgata Striped Possum 2007*

DIDELPHIMORPHIA

Didelphidae

Scientific name Common name First recorded Notes
Monodelphis domestica Short-tailed Opossum 1988

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