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This is a list of mammals that are or were in the past native to South Carolina.

  • Antillean beaked whale (Mesoplodon europaeus)
  • Atlantic pilot whale (Globicephala melaena)
  • Atlantic spotted dolphin (Stenella frontails)
  • Common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
  • Dense-beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris)
  • Grampus (Grampus griseus)
  • Pantropical spotted dolphin (Stenella attenuata)
  • Rough-toothed dolphin (Steno bredanenis)
  • Saddleback dolphin (Delphinus delphis)
  • Short-finned pilot whale (Globicephala macrohyncha)
  • Spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris)
  • Striped dolphin (Stenella coeruleoalba)
  • True's beaked whale (Mesoplodon mirus)
  • Eastern cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus)
  • Marsh rabbit (Sylvilagus palustris)
  • New England cottontail (Sylvilagus transitionalis)
  • Swamp rabbit (Sylvilagus aquaticus)
  • Brazilian free-tailed bat (Tadarida brasiliensis)
  • Black rat (Rattus rattus)
  • Cotton mouse (Peromyscus gossypinus)
  • Deer mouse (Peromyscuc maniculatus)
  • Eastern harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys humulis)
  • Eastern woodrat (Neotoma Floridana)
  • Golden mouse (Ochrotomys nuttalli)
  • Hispid cotton rat (Sigmodon hispidus)
  • House mouse (Mus musculus)
  • Meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus)
  • Muskrat (Ondatra zibethiscus)
  • Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • Oldfield mouse (Peromyscus polionotus)
  • Pine vole (Microtus pinetorum)
  • Red-backed vole (Clethrionomys gapperi)
  • Rice rat (Oryzomys palustris)
  • White-footed mouse (Peromyscus leucopus)
  • Least weasel (Mustela nivalis)
  • Long-tailed weasel (Mustela frenata)
  • Mink (Mustela vison)
  • North American river otter (Lutra canadensis)
  • Spotted skunk (Spilogal putorius)
  • Striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis)
  • Harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)
  • Dwarf sperm whale (Kogia simus)
  • Pygmy sperm whale (Kogia breviceps)
  • Sperm whale (Physeter catodon)
  • Eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus)
  • Grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)
  • Least shrew (Cryptotis parva)
  • Masked shrew (Sorex cinereus)
  • Southern short-tailed shrew (Blarina carolinensis)
  • American pygmy shrew (Microsorex hoyi)
  • Red squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus)
  • Short-tailed shrew (Blarina brevicauda)
  • Smoky shrew (Sorex fumeus)
  • Southeastern shrew (Sorex longirostris)
  • Southern flying squirrel (Glaucomys volans)
  • Woodchuck (Marmota monax)
  • Eastern mole (Scalopus aquaticus)
  • Hairy-tailed mole (Parascalops breweri)
  • Star-nosed mole (Condylura cristata)
  • Big brown bat (Eptesicus fuscus)
  • Eastern pipistrelle (Pipistrellus subflavus)
  • Eastern red bat (Lasiurus borealis)
  • Eastern small-footed bat (Myotis leibii)
  • Evening bat (Nycticeius humeralis)
  • Hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus)
  • Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis)
  • Little brown bat (Myotis lucifugus)
  • Northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis)
  • Northern yellow bat (Lasiurus intermedius)
  • Rafinesque's big-eared bat (Plecotus rafinesqueii)
  • Seminole bat (Lasiurus seminolus)
  • Silver-haired bat (Lasionycteris noctivagans)
  • Southeastern myotis (Myotis austroriparius)
  • Meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius)
  • Woodland jumping mouse (Napaeozapus insignis)

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