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SPECIES Dremomys rufigenis

Author:Blanford, 1878.
Citation:J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, 47(2): 156.
Common Name:Asian Red-cheeked Squirrel
Type Locality:Burma, Tenasserim, Mt. Mooleyit.
Distribution:NE India, N and C Burma; Anhui, Hunan, Guangxi and Yunnan (China), Laos, south through Vietnam, Thailand, peninsular Malaysia.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Formerly included pyrrhomerus; but see Moore and Tate (1965), and comments under D. pyrrhomerus. Chromosomes described by Nadler and Hoffmann (1970).
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SUBSPECIES rufigenis

SUBSPECIES adamsoni

SUBSPECIES belfieldi

SUBSPECIES fuscus

SUBSPECIES ornatus

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