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Eastern gray squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis

Habitat:

Gardens of University of Leicester

Notes:

It has been introduced to Europe where it's out competing the native red squirrel.


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Eastern gray squirrel
Sciurus carolinensis Eastern gray squirrel

3 Comments

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

No worries :-)

FaredinAliyevski
FaredinAliyevski 4 years ago

Oh, thanks a lot for the correction!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Hi Faredin! The grey squirrel species introduced to the UK is the Eastern grey squirrel, Sciurus carolinensis.

Leicester, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 52.63, Long: -1.14

Spotted on Jun 6, 2014
Submitted on Jun 22, 2014

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