Mammals of Greece
This is a list of the mammal species recorded in Greece. There are 87 mammal species in Greece, of which 1 is critically endangered, 1 is endangered, 10 are vulnerable, and 3 are near-threatened.The f...
Mammals of Greece - Wikipedia
Brandt's Bat
Brandt's bat (Myotis brandtii) is a species of vesper bat in the family Vespertilionidae.It is found throughout most of Europe and parts of Asia. It is known for its extreme longevity quotient, approx...
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European Jackal
The European jackal (Canis aureus moreoticus), also known as the Caucasian jackal or reed wolf is a subspecies of golden jackal native to Southeast Europe, Asia Minor and the Caucasus. Its Latin name,...
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Bank Vole
The bank vole (Myodes glareolus; formerly Clethrionomys glareolus) is a small vole with red-brown fur and some grey patches, with a tail about half as long as its body. A rodent, it lives in woodland ...
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Eurasian Pygmy Shrew
The Eurasian pygmy shrew (Sorex minutus), often known simply as the pygmy shrew, is a widespread shrew of northern Eurasia. It is the only shrew native to Ireland.Active throughout the day and night, ...
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European Mole
The European mole (Talpa europaea) is a mammal of the order Soricomorpha. It is also known as the common mole and the northern mole.This mole lives in an underground tunnel system, which it constantly...
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Edible dormouse
The edible dormouse or fat dormouse (Glis glis) is a large dormouse and the only living species in the genus Glis. Its name comes from the Romans, who treated it as a delicacy.
Edible dormouse c...
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Greater mouse-eared bat
The greater mouse-eared bat, Myotis myotis, is an European species of bat in the Vespertilionidae family.
It is relatively large for a member of the Myotis genus, weighing up to 45 grams (1.6 ...
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Eurasian harvest mouse
The harvest mouse, Micromys minutus, is a small rodent native to Europe and Asia. It is typically found in fields of cereal crops, such as wheat and oats, in reed beds and in other tall ground vegetat...
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Particoloured bat
The parti-coloured bat or rearmouse (Vespertilio murinus) is a species of vesper bat that lives in temperate Eurasia.
Their twittering call, similar to a bird's call, are to be heard particularly ...
Wood mouse
The wood mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus) is a common murid rodent from Europe and northwestern Africa. It is closely related to the yellow-necked mouse (Apodemus flavicollis) but differs in that it has n...
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Soprano pipistrelle
The soprano pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pygmaeus) is a small bat that in taxonomy was only formally separated from the common pipistrelle (Pipistrellus pipistrellus) in 1999.The two species were first d...
Soprano pipistrelle - Wikipedia
Domestic rabbit
A domestic rabbit or more commonly known as simply the rabbit is any of the several varieties of European rabbit that have been domesticated.Domestic rabbits have been used as sources of food and wool...
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Lesser White-toothed Shrew
The Lesser White-toothed Shrew (Crocidura suaveolens) is a tiny shrew with a widespread distribution in Africa, Asia and Europe. Its preferred habitat is scrub and gardens and it feeds on insects, wor...
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Hazel Dormouse
The hazel dormouse or common dormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius) is a small mammal and the only living species in the genus Muscardinus.It is 6 to 9 cm (2.4 to 3.5 in) long with a tail of 5....
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Whiskered bat
The whiskered bat (Myotis mystacinus) and related species, are small European bats with long fur. Although uncommon, M. mystacinus is often found around human habitation and around water; it is simi...
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Grey long-eared bat
The grey long-eared bat (Plecotus austriacus) is a fairly large European bat. It has distinctive ears, long and with a distinctive fold. It hunts above woodland, often by day, and mostly for moths. ...
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Nathusius's Pipistrelle
Nathusius' pipistrelle (Pipistrellus nathusii (Keyserling and Blasius)) is a small bat in the pipistrelle genus. It is very similar to the common pipistrelle and has been overlooked in many areas unti...
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European Water Vole
The European water vole or northern water vole, Arvicola amphibius (formerly A. terrestris), is a semi-aquatic rodent. It is often informally called the water rat, although it only superficially rese...
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European Rabbit
The European rabbit or common rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) is a species of rabbit native to southwestern Europe (Spain and Portugal) and northwest Africa (Morocco and Algeria). It has been widely in...
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Eurasian Water Shrew
The Eurasian water shrew (Neomys fodiens), known in the United Kingdom as the water shrew, is a relatively large shrew, up to 10 cm (4 in) long, with a tail up to three-quarters as long agai...
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Common Shrew
The common shrew (Sorex araneus) or Eurasian shrew is the most common shrew, and one of the most common mammals, throughout Northern Europe, including Great Britain, but excluding Ireland. It is 55–82...
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Lesser Noctule
The lesser noctule or Leisler's bat (Nyctalus leisleri) is a species of bat belonging to the vesper bat family, Vespertilionidae.
It is a medium-sized bat, slightly smaller than the common noctule...
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