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A Critique of Wildlife Radio-tracking
and its Use in National Parks

Appendix C


Scientific Names

Birds:

Bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)
Barn owls (Tyto alba)
Emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri)
Golden eagle (Aguila chrysaetos)
Great snipe (Gallinado media)
Griffon vulture (Gyps coprotheres)
Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)
Herring gull (Larus argentatus)
Merlin (Falco columbarius)
Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)
Red-cockaded woodpecker (Picoides borealis)
Red grouse (Lagopus lagopus scoticus)
Ring-necked pheasants (Phasianus colchicus)
Sandhill crane (Grus canadensis)
Spotted owl (Strix occidentalis)
Surf scoter (Melanitta fusca)
Swan (Cygnus spp.)
Wandering albatross (Diomedea exularis)
White-winged scoter (Melanitta perspicillata)


Mammals:

African wild dog (Lycaon pictus)
Bats (Chiroptera)
Bison (Bison bison)
Black bear (Ursus americanus)
Black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis)
Black-tailed jack rabbit (Lepus californicus)
Bobcat (Felis rufus)
Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus)
Brown lemming (Lemmus trimucronatus)
Camel (Camelus spp.)
Caribou (Rangifer tarandus)
Coyote (Canis latrans)
Dugong (Dugong dugon)
Elk (Cervus elaphus)
Elephants (Elephantidae)
Eurasian badger (Meles meles)
Farm cat (Felis catus)
Gray wolf (Canis lupus)
Grizzly bear (Ursus arctos)
Harbor seal (Phoca vitulina)
Harp seal (Phoca groenlandica)
Hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)
Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae)
Leopard (Panthera pardus)
Lion (Panthera leo)
Manatee (Trichechus manatus)
Meadow vole (Microtus pennsylvanicus)
Moose (Alces alces)
Mountain lion (Felis concolor)
Mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
Muskox (Ovibos moschatus)
North American beaver (Castor canadensis)
North American river otter (Lutra canadensis)
Polar bear (Ursus martitimus)
Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana)
Sea otter (Enhydra lutris)
Tiger (Panthera tigris)
Western European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)
White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Wild boar (Sus scrofa)
Wolf (Canis lupus)
Yellow-bellied marmots (Marmota flaviventris)


Fish, Amphibians, and Reptiles:

Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus)
California toad (Bufo boreas halophilus)
Eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis)
Northern water snake (Nerodia sipedon)
Sea turtle (Caretta caretta)


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