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American red squirrel

Tamiasiurus hudsonicus

Description:

The American red squirrel is also known as pine squirrel, boomers, or chickarees. Their diet is specialized on the seeds of conifer cones. They are larger than chipmunks.

Habitat:

Our ten acre partially wooded rural property.

Notes:

These squirrels are fun to watch though they can be destructive.

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2 Comments

Susan Carol Sam
Susan Carol Sam 2 years ago

Hema, They are fun to observe!

Hema
Hema 2 years ago

super cute!

Michigan, USA

Lat: 43.13, Long: -83.03

Spotted on Sep 25, 2016
Submitted on Oct 2, 2016

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