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SPECIES Sciurus (Sciurus) nayaritensis

Author:J. A. Allen, 1890.
Citation:Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 2: 7, footnote.
Common Name:Mexican Fox Squirrel
Type Locality:"Sierra Valparaiso, Zacatecas," [Mexico.]
Distribution:Jalisco (Mexico) north to SE Arizona (USA).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Sciurus (Hall, 1981:431). Includes chiricahuae and apache (Hall, 1981:431; Lee and Hoffmeister, 1963). Reviewed by Best (1995d, Mammalian Species No. 492).
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SUBSPECIES nayaritensis

SUBSPECIES apache

SUBSPECIES chiricahuae

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