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Finlayson's squirrel

Callosciurus finlaysonii

Description:

Squirrel ... mid grey coloured back, belly legs & tail paler grey/cream colour.

Habitat:

Tree in an urban garden

Notes:

The fourth image is of another squirrel feeding in the same tree. This one was rusty brown in colour with a light flash above the eye

1 Species ID Suggestions

RobThacker
RobThacker 6 years ago
Finlayson's squirrel
Callosciurus finlaysonii Variable Squirrel - Callosciurus finlaysonii


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2 Comments

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 6 years ago

Thanks for the ident Rob

RobThacker
RobThacker 6 years ago

Hi Viv, Finlayson's squirrel is very common in the old city, these often use power lines to move between trees, this can at times cause a power cut and the early demise of said creature. They seem less common in the forest as many of the local hill tribes value them for their meat.

VivBraznell
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VivBraznell

เชียงใหม่, จังหวัดเชียงใหม่, Thailand

Spotted on Mar 10, 2015
Submitted on Apr 20, 2015

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