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Mammals

alphabetical listing of mammals

Mammals are always a family favorite! Fur, hair, and warm blood are something we can all relate to, probably because humans fall into this category too. Click on one of the groups below to find out more about the mammals that live here at the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area.

This section is a work in progress. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Complete descriptions are coming soon.

area wildlife + plants

Pale Swallowtail
Papilio eurymedon

Habitat: You are most likely able to see this Swallowtail in May or June.  It is a species that is rare in Alberta and can only be found in the extreme southwest. Predominately a forest butterfly, it prefers dry, open forests.

Description: A black and white butterfly, its wings are covered with thick black stripes with a small tail protruding off each hind wing.

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