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Eastern Gray Squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis


The Eastern Gray Squirrel is a medium sized tree squirrel. Often has grizzled gray hair and reddish hues, with a white belly. It has a bushy tail which has much longer hair than the rest of the body.


Prefers dense forests in both rural and urban areas, and frequents yards and city parks.


I found this beauty carrying a pecan in its mouth outside of a church in my town.

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Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Oct 26, 2016
Submitted on Oct 31, 2016

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