Orelha-de-onça
Ipomoea hederifolia
Associação
Mãe-da-Lua

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The criterion for inclusion of a species in the list below is that I personally saw the animal in RPPN Mãe-da-Lua or that a picture of the species was taken by a trail camera in the reserve.

For most species in the list below, there is a link to a page with more detailed information (in Portuguese).

I followed the taxonomic system of Eisenberg and Redford 1999, with a few minor deviations.

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Didelphimorphia
Didelphidae
Didelphis albiventris - White-eared Opossum
Gracilianus sp. - Mouse Opossum
Xenarthra
Myrmecophagidae
Tamandua tetradactyla - Southern Tamandua
Dasypodidae
Dasypus novemcinctus - Nine-banded Armadillo
Euphractus sexcinctus - Six-banded Armadillo
Chiroptera


Primates
Callitrichidae Cebidae Carnivora
Canidae Procyonidae
Procyon cancrivorus - Crab-eating Raccoon
Mustelidae
Conepatus semistriatus - Hog-nosed Skunk
Felidae Artiodactyla
Tayassuidae Cervidae Rodentia
Muridae Caviidae
Cavia aperea - Guinea Pig
?? Kerodon rupestris - Rock Cavy
Echimyidae
Trichomys aperoides - Spiny Rat