Raccoon. Photo by Rolf Nussbaumer and Bill Draker, 2005 Coastal Bend Wildlife Photo Contest.

Mammal Collection

Our mammal collection contains representative skins and skulls of the mammals of the Coastal Bend region. It contains 354 specimens from 61 different species. Some of the more interesting mammals include the armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus), javelina (Tayassu tajacu), and mountain lion (Felis concolor).