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Squirrels

Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Species on page - 4 species in 4 genera depicted (out of 285 species in 58 genera)
+ Eastern grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)
+ California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
+ Golden mantle squirrel (Callospermophilus lateralis)
+ Cape ground squirrel (Xerus inauris)

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Eastern grey squirrel

Squirrelzilla

squirrel

Eastern grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)
from Greek: skia - shadow + oura - tail
Wesleyan University, Connecticut
October, 2012

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Squirrel getting POed

monarch

Eastern grey squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) - melanistic variant
Poison oak ( )
Natural Bridges, Santa Cruz
October 26, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)

Posin'

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California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
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A big thistle for my squirrel friend

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California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
Stanford Dish

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Squirrely

don edwards, alviso

California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi)
Don Edwards National Shoreline
Alviso Area
November 3, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Cal Campus

"I promise"

squirrel
Tree squirrel
May 30, 2014

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Golden mantle squirrel (Callospermophilus lateralis)

Golden mantle

wyoming
Golden mantle squirrel (Callospermophilus lateralis)
Mount Glory
Wyoming
August 21, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Cape ground squirrel (Xerus inauris)

Squirrely

Cape ground squirrel (Xerus inauris)
Family: Sciuridae
Etosha, Namibia
January 13, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2
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Squirrel

Mountain ground squirrel (Xerus princeps)
Namibia
August 19, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2
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Squirrel heaven

Mountain ground squirrel (Xerus princeps)
Namibia
August 26, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2
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Rodents

+ Capybara
+ Squirrels
+ Agouti
+ Mice and rats

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Modified: October 31, 2018
Renamed: April 25, 2017 (from squirrels.html)
> Created: October 25, 2012
Contact: siegelr@stanford.edu
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