Peters's squirrel

Peters's squirrel

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Sciurus oculatus
WEIGHT
638 g
LENGTH
530-560 mm

Peters's squirrel is a tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus endemic to Mexico. It was first described by the German naturalist and explorer Wilhelm Peters in 1863. Three subspecies are recognised. It is a common species, and the IUCN has rated its conservation status as being of "least concern".

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Cr

Crepuscular

Di

Diurnal

Fr

Frugivore

Gr

Granivore

He

Herbivore

Ar

Arboreal

Zo

Zoochory

Ju

Jumping

Sc

Scansorial

Te

Terrestrial

Te

Territorial

Vi

Viviparous

Po

Polygynandry

Po

Polygamy

So

Solitary

No

Not a migrant

P

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Continents
Countries
Biogeographical realms

Peters's squirrel habitat map

Climate zones

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR

References

1. Peters's squirrel Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peters's_squirrel
2. Peters's squirrel on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/20017/22246721

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