fox squirrel

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Synonyms for fox squirrel

exceptionally large arboreal squirrel of eastern United States

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Genetic variation in natural and translocated populations of the endangered Delmarva fox squirrel (Sciurus niger cinereus).
Some major factors affecting the use of inventory methods applicable to the western fox squirrel.
Gray squirrels are typically flightier than northern fox squirrels, too.
Before the fox squirrel could make a decision, I jerked my hand toward him with aloud whoof and he immediately launched himself into space.
1994; Flyger 1999; Koprowski 1994) proclaiming CEP and the resulting fluorescent qualities of bones and teeth as characteristic of the fox squirrel.
The introduced Eastern Fox squirrel (Sciurus niger; here on fox squirrel) is an invasive generalist species (Tatina 2007) typically found in upland areas, open forests, or areas neighboring open spaces such as agricultural lands and pastures (Sexton 1990).
Six of 10 fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) subspecies occur in the southeastern United States (Hall, 1981).
2) may be from smaller fox squirrel individuals and from smaller, mouse-sized species, as in the Jasper County specimen.
A fox squirrel barks somewhere in the distance; a scolding blue jay answers.
We provide an overview of the distribution of lowland and otherwise isolated populations of the western gray squirrel (Sciurus griseus) in the Los Angeles area of southern California, an area that has experienced a recent and ongoing invasion by the non-native eastern fox squirrel (Sciurus niger), an urban-adapted species introduced a century ago.
The eastern fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) is one of 22 non-native species of mammals now successfully breeding in the wild in California (California Department of Fish and Game, http://www.
The eastern fox squirrel, Sciurus niger, has been introduced to many areas outside of its native range.
Changes in fox squirrel anti-predator behaviors across the urban-rural gradient.
The culmination of a three-year hunt for a certain southern fox squirrel was about to be realized.