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Eastern gray squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis

Notes:

According to Marie Winn in the New York Times (25-Jul-2008): "The black squirrels you occasionally run into [in Central Park] are not color morphs. They are not melanistic individuals. They're just ordinary Eastern gray squirrels, except that they're black. Go figure."

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evenlake
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evenlake

NYC, New York, USA

Spotted on Jun 14, 2012
Submitted on Jun 14, 2012

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