British Mammals Identification

The British Mammals Identification page on Wild About Britain can be used to help you identify species of Mammals found in the UK.

However, if they all look the same, or you need some help in identifying a particular species, click here to post a question in our forum, where some of our really helpful members should be able to help.

Myotis brandti
Dama dama
Halichoerus grypus
Myodes glareolus
Plecotus auritus
Mustela nivalis
Myotis daubentoni
Delphinus delphis
Tursiops truncatus
Sciurus vulgaris
Mustela vison
Nyctalus leisleri
Phoca vitulina
Muntiacus reevesi
Vespertilio murinus
Arvicola terrestris
Cervus elephus
Lepus timidus
Pipistrellus pipistrellus
Mustela putorius
Lutra lutra
Rhinolophus hipposideros
Lepus europaeus
Myotis nattereri
Oryctolagus cuniculus
Castor fiber
Neomys fodiens
Erinaceus europaeus
Hydropotes inermis
Mus domesticus
Apodemus sylvaticus
Rattus norvegicus
Microtus agrestis
Talpa europaea
Nyctalus noctula
Myotis bechsteini
Fox
Vulpes vulpes
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
Mustela erminea
Martes martes
Myotis mystacinus
Pipistrellus nathusii
Eptesicus serotinus
Micromys minutus
Meles meles
Barbastella barbastellus
Sus scrofa
Muscardinus avellanarius
Felis sylvestris
Sorex araneus
Cervus nippon
Capreolus capreolus