Douglas squirrel

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Synonyms for Douglas squirrel

far western United States counterpart of the red squirrel

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Northern flying squirrels, mice, birds, chipmunks, spotted skunks, short-tailed weasels, Douglas squirrel, snowshoe hare.
Flea pools from 2 of the rodent carcasses (1 Megarthroglossus divisus flea from a Douglas squirrel, 5 Ceratophyllus ciliatus mononis fleas from a lodgepole chipmunk) were also positive by PCR for Y.
pestis was also isolated from golden-mantled ground squirrel and Douglas squirrel carcasses and a deer mouse flea, indicating broader zoonotic involvement.
Ancient Ones: The World of the Old-Growth Douglas Fir delves deep into a lichen-covered terrain whose air is thick with the fragrance of decomposing needles, tracing the life of the stately conifer and the marbled murrelet, Douglas squirrel, millipede, and sow bug that call the forest home.
western gray squirrels (Sciurus griseus), northern flying squirrels (Glaucomys sabrinus), or Douglas squirrels (Tamiasciurus douglasii), all of which build nests externally similar to that of the red tree vole.