Currently, the number of recognized mammal species is 6,495!

These species are classified into 29 orders and 153 families. Almost 60 % of mammals are found within the orders of rodents (rodentia) and bats (chiroptera).

Find below slide shows with the mammal species I have photographed during my trips and travels sorted by order or family. Find the species name as well as the geographical range with conservation status underneath the photo. I am constantly updating this page, adding new species or better quality photos.