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Variegated Squirrel

Sciurus variegatoides

Description:

It is robust and has blemished skin. The upper parts show two or more colors divided into well-defined spots, the ventral section remain between white to cream or pale. It weighs 450 g. to 460 g. sometimes they are completely brown. or black.

Habitat:

Edges of forest and gardens

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14 Comments

Thanks, I am glad you like it.

VichenteIbañeez
VichenteIbañeez 8 years ago

Cuite!

beautiful

So glad you enjoy it. Thanks for the comment Env

:) SO GLAD YOU LIKE IT

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 9 years ago

Such a lovely animal.

Thanks Forest and Ashish, for your comments.

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 9 years ago

Beautiful squirrel!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Lovely...!!

Thanks Wendy and Joan

joanbstanley
joanbstanley 9 years ago

Great shots.

wow. Stunning image.

The squirrel are building their nest at this moment, that's why they are carrying the branches

EmilyBooze
EmilyBooze 9 years ago

The great squirrel leap of awesomeness

Jonathan Sequeira
Spotted by
Jonathan Sequeira

Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 26, 2012
Submitted on Jul 27, 2012

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