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Plantain Squirrel

Callosciurus notatus


The plantain squirrel (Callosciurus notatus), also called the Oriental or Tricoloured Squirrel, is the most commonly seen squirrel in Singapore. Brown with a red belly and a black stripe on each side, it grows to from 15 to 22cm. It is also found all over the Malaysian peninsula, Thailand, Java, Sumatra, Borneo, Bali, Lombok, and numerous small islands.

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1 Comment

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Beautiful picture,

Andhi Priatmoko
Spotted by
Andhi Priatmoko

Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Jul 10, 2011
Submitted on Dec 27, 2011

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