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Rock Squirrel

Otospermophilus variegatus

Description:

Rock squirrels, with their long, bushy tails, look very much like tree squirrels, but seldom climb trees.

Habitat:

They are most commonly found in rocky habitats, canyons, cliffs, and hillsides.


1 species ID suggestions

Rock Squirrel
Otospermophilus (Spermophilus) variegatus Rock squirrel

3 Comments

valgaavmiko
valgaavmiko 5 years ago

No prob!

IsabellaFiers
IsabellaFiers 5 years ago

Thanks a lot for the ID Jellis & valgaavmiko !!

Jellis
Jellis 5 years ago

Ground Squirrel Otospermophilus Variegatus

Arizona, USA

Lat: 36.25, Long: -112.21

Spotted on Jul 14, 2013
Submitted on Oct 27, 2013

Spotted for mission

Reference

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