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Škocjanski zatok provides suitable living conditions for the following mammals:

  1. Brown Hare (Lepus europaeus)
  2. Southern White-breasted Hedgehog (Erinaceus concolor)
  3. Nutria (Myocastor coypus) – alochtone species
  4. Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes)

The remains of following small mammal species were found in the pellets of Barn Owl:

  1. Wood Mouse (Apodemus sylvaticus)
  2. Striped Field Mouse (Apodemus agrarius)
  3. Harvest Mouse (Micromys minutus)
  4. Black Rat (Rattus rattus)
  5. Brown Rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  6. Lesser White-toothed Shrew (Crocidura suaveolens)
  7. Bicolored White-toothed Shrew (Crocidura leucodon)
  8. Etruscan Shrew (also known as White-toothed Pygmy Shrew)(Suncus etruscus)

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