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Grizzled Indian Squirrel

Ratufa macroura macroura


The grizzled Indian squirrel (Ratufa macroura) is a large tree squirrel in the genus Ratufa found in the highlands of the Central and Uva provinces of Sri Lanka, and in patches of riparian forest along the Kaveri River and in the hill forests in the Tamil Nadu and Kerala states of southern India.[3] The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) lists the species as near threatened due to habitat loss and hunting.

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MilindaPrasad 12 years ago


Maria dB
Maria dB 12 years ago

nice shot!

Atul 12 years ago

hello MilindaPrasad!
welcome to the project noah community !
This is a lovely spotting
looking forward for more spottings from you!

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Sri Lanka

Spotted on Jan 28, 2012
Submitted on Feb 17, 2012

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